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The Department of Linguistics at the University of Connecticut is a leading center for theoretical research in generative grammar, and for experimental research on child language acquisition.

Oak Hall, Room 368
365 Fairfield Way, Unit 1145
Storrs, CT 06269-1145

Telephone: (860) 486-4229

Email: linguistics@uconn.edu

Upcoming Events

  1. Dec 4 Logic Colloquium (Online): Nadine Theiler2:00pm
  2. Dec 4 Linguistics Colloquium: Luisa Marti (UCL)4:00pm
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Magda and Stefan Kaufmann | Handbook of Japanese Semantics and Pragmatics

We are pleased to announce that the recently published Handbook of Japanese Semantics and Pragmatics (De Gruyter Mouton 2020, edited by Wesley W. Jacobsen and Yukinori Takubo) features two chapters by UConn faculty: “Formal treatments of tense and aspect” by Stefan Kaufmann (Chapter 7, pages 371-422) “Possibility and necessity in Japanese: Prioritizing, epistemic, and dynamic […]

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UConn Linguistics at NELS

The 51th meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 51) is being held virtually from 6th-8th November 2020, hosted by the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM). UConn linguistics will be represented by a talk by: Shuyan Wang. Covert exhaustifier or not? Child language can help

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