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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. Jan 28 ECOM Spotlight Series: Richard Moore12:15pm
  2. Jan 29 Linguistics Colloquium: Laura Kalin (Princeton)4:00pm
  3. Feb 12 Linguistics Colloquium: Jason Merchant (University Of Chicago)4:00pm
  4. Feb 26 Logic Colloquium
    On Abstraction Principles
    Paolo Mancosu (Berkeley)
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Muyi Yang | invited talk Goethe University Frankfurt

Muyi Yang will give a talk at Goethe University Frankfurt as part of their Semantics Colloquium on the 21st January 2021. The talk will be titled: “Iffy if: Japanese moshi in conditionals and related constructions”. Information on how to join the talk online can be found here: https://www.linguistik-in-frankfurt.de/en/talk-by-muyi-yang-uconn/

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UConn Linguists at the LSA Virtual Annual Meeting

The 95th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America took place virtually between January 7th-10th and UConn linguistics was represented at the conference by: Sarah Asinari. Interrogative vs. Non-Interrogative Quantifier Float in Dialectal English (poster) Zheng Shen (PhD 2018, now at National University of Singapore). Coordinate Structure Constraint and Conjunction Agreement Troy Messick (PhD 2017, […]

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