Semantics

Semantics is the study of meaning. It is one of the specializations of in the English linguistics group in Frankfurt/Main, both in research and in teaching.

We have a wiki in which we collect most of our activities relating to semantics and the syntax-semantics interface.

Teaching

We regularly offer classes on semantics and the syntax-semantics interface for all our study programs. These are:

(Constraint-based) Semantics 1

Course type: Seminar

Modules: 

  • BA ES 3.4.1
  • L2/L5 & L3: FW 2 A.2 or FW 2 B.2
  • BA Emp.Sprachw K 6.1, (DH 6.2.1)

offered each semester

Constraint-based Semantics 2

Course type: Hauptseminar

Modules:

  • L3: FW 3.1 or FW 4.2
  • BA ES 3.4.2
  • BA EmpSpr. En 4.1 and En 4.2, DH 6.2.1 and DH 6.2.2
  • MA Ling CORE-CON A or B

offered each semester

Constraint-based Analysis

Course type: Hauptseminar

Modules:

  • L3: FW 3.1 or FW 4.2
  • MA Ling CORE-CON

offered in the winter term

Courses on the syntax-semantics interface

Course type: Hauptseminar

Modules:

  • L3: FW 3.1 or FW 4.2
  • BA ES 3.4.2
  • BA EmpSpr. En 4.2, En 5
  • MA Ling INTER-CON

offered at least once a year

Research

to be added

People

Current members of our working group

Former members of our working group

Links

Wiki: www.lexical-resource-semantics.de