LSA practice talks.
Joshua Marker will lead a discussion of Tom Mylne's paper, "A feature-based system for classifying semantic roles."
Will Chang will discuss his recent work on null complementizers in English.
No meeting due to Thanksgiving break.
Michael Houser will present a talk on do so anaphora.
Hannah Haynie will talk about her QP research on null complement anaphora.
Iksoo Kwon will lead a discussion of Danny Fox's 2002 paper, "Antecedent-contained deletion and the copy theory of movement" (Linguistic Inquiry 33: 63–96).
NELS practice talks. Maziar Toosarvandani will present a talk entitled "Obligatory movement and sluicing in a wh-in situ language." Nick Fleisher will present a talk entitled "Positive standards of comparison."
Hannah Pritchett will lead a discussion of chapter 2 of Alan Munn's dissertation, "Topics in the syntax and semantics of coordination."
Ange Strom-Weber will present a talk on Thomas Grano's thesis, entitled "'Me and her' meets 'he and I': Case, person, and linear ordering in English coordinated pronouns."
David Kamholz will present Kazenin and Testelets's paper, "Where coordination meets subordination: Converb constructions in Tsakhur (Dagestanian)" (from Haspelmath, ed., Coordinating Constructions, Benjamins, 2004).
Nick Fleisher will present a talk on his dissertation research.
Joey Sabbagh will present a talk entitled "Clause structure and coordination in Tagalog."