LFG06 Program LFG06 Program
 
Monday, July 10th, 2007
Tuesday, July 11th, 2007
Wednesday, July 12th, 2007
Thursday, July 13th, 2007
 

Social Activities

 

Place/Facilities

 
 

Monday, July 10th, 2007

8:30-9:30 Registration
9:30-9:45 Welcome by the Rektor and the Head of Department
 
Session 1
9:45-10:30 Martin Forst
 COMP in (parallel) grammar writing
10:30-11:15 Bruce Mayo
 A computational architecture for lexical insertion of complex nonce words
 
11:15-11:45 Break
 
Student Session
11:45-12:15 Elisabeth Mayer
 Optional direct object clitic doubling in Limeño Spanish
12:15-12:45 Anne Tamm
 Relations between Estonian verbs, aspect, and case
 
12:45-14:00 Lunch
 
Session 2
14:00-14:45 Grzegorz Chrupala and Josef van Genabith
  Improving Treebank-Based Automatic LFG Induction for Spanish
14:45-15:30 Aoife Cahill and Josef van Genabith
 Robust Stochastic LFG Generation using Automatically Acquired Treebank Resources
 
15:30-16:00 Break
 
Workshop: Case and Aspect in South Asian Languages (1)
16:00-16:15 Miriam Butt
  Introduction
16:15-17:15 Ashwini Deo
 Comparative Diachrony of the Perfect and Perfective Aspects in Indo-Aryan
17:15-18:15 Rajesh Bhatt
 Unaccusativity and Case Licensing
 
19:00 Reception by the Mayor of Konstanz in City Hall

Tuesday, July 11th, 2007

Session 3
9:00-9:45 Louisa Sadler and Rachel Nordlinger
 Apposition as Coordination: Evidence from Australian Languages
9:45-10:30 Christian Fortmann
 verba dicendi Parentheticals
 
10:30-11:00 Break
 
Session 4
11:00-11:45 Nigel Vincent and Kersti Börjars
  Paradigms, periphrases and change
11:45-12:30 Anna Kibort
 On three different types of subjectlessness and how to model it in LFG
 
12:30-13:45 Lunch
 
Session 5
13:45-14:30 Helge Lødrup
  Raising to object in Norwegian and the Derived Object Constraint
14:30-15:15 Bjarne Ørsnes
 Creating raising verbs: the Complex Passive in Danish
15:15-15:45 Ash Asudeh and Ida Toivonen
 Expletives and the syntax and semantics of copy raising
 
15:45-16:15 Break
 
Workshop: Case and Aspect in South Asian Languages (2)
16:15-17:00 Gillian Ramchand
 Case, Aspect and Morphological Causatives
17:00-17:45 Veneeta Dayal
 Semantics of Case and Incorporation
 
Plenary Talk:The Leibniz Prize
18:00-18:15 Welcome: Gerhart von Graevenitz, Rektor
18:15-18:30 Welcome: Ernst Winnacker, President of the DFG
18:30-19:30 Aditi Lahiri
  Atome der Sprachlaute (Talk in German)
 Note: Room A701
 
After the talk: Reception

Wednesday, July 12th, 2007

Session 6
9:00-9:45 Pascal Denis and Jonas Kuhn
 Applying an LFG Parser in Coreference Resolution - Experiments and Analysis
9:45-10:30 Rìona Finn, Mary Hearne, Andy Way and Josef van Genabith
 Extending the Tree-DOP Model with Grammatical Function Information
 
10:30-11:00 Break
 
Session 7
11:00-11:45 Louise Mycock
  Hungarian Questions in Focus
11:45-12:30 Phillippa Cook and John Payne
 Quantifier Scope and Information Structure in German
 
12:30-14:30 Lunch and Poster Session
  Aikaterini Chatsiou
 On the status of resumptive pronouns in modern Greek restrictive relative clauses
 
  Lionel Clèment and Kim Gerdes
  Analyzing Zeugmas in XLFG
 
  Philippa Cook
  The German Infinitival Passive - a case for oblique functional controllers?
 
  Dick Crouch and Tracy Holloway King
 Semantics via F-Structure Rewriting
 
  Mary Dalrymple, Tracy Holloway King and Louisa Sadler
  Indeterminacy by Underspecification
 
  Yehuda N. Falk
 On the Representation of Case and Agreement
 
  Carmen Kelling
 Spanish se-constructions: the passive and the impersonal construction
 
  Judith Meinschäfer
  The argument structure of deverbal nouns in Germanic and Romance. An LMT account
 
  Ingo Mittendorf and Louisa Sadler
  A Treatment of Welsh Initial Mutations
 
  Jeeyoung Peck and Peter Sells
  Preposition Incorporation in Modern Mandarin: Economy within VP
 
  Gyorgy Rákosi
  On the need for a more refined approach to the argument-adjunct distinction
 
  Nola M. Stephens
  Norwegian 'When'-Clauses
 
  Reeli Torn
 Estonian indirect objects revisited: An LFG perspective
 
Session 8
14:30-15:15 George Aaron Broadwell
 Alignment, precedence, and pied-piping with inversion
15:15-16:00 Maia Andréasson
 The ADJ function and modification domains in Swedish
 
16:00-16:30 Break
 
Session 9
16:30-17:15 Peter Hurst
  The syntax of the Malagasy reciprocal construction: An LFG account
17:15-18:00 Peter Sells
 Using Subsumption rather than Equality in Functional Control
 
18:00-19:00 ILFGA Business Meeting

Thursday, July 13th, 2007

Workshop: Case and Aspect in South Asian Languages (3)
10:00-10:45 Elena Bashir
 Evidentiality in South Asian Languages
10:45-11:30 Annie Montaut
 Diachrony of Aspect in Hindi
11:30-12:15 Tatiana Oranskaia
 Grammatical aspect, lexical aspect and Aktionsart in Hindi-Urdu: An analysis taking Russian correspondences into consideration
 
12:15-13:30 Lunch
 
Workshop: Case and Aspect in South Asian Languages (4)
13:30-14:15 Tafseer Ahmed
  Spatial, Temporal and Structural Uses of Urdu ko
14:15-15:15 Final Discussion