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Publications

  • accepted. Distinguishing nouns and verbs: A Tagalog case study. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory.

  • 2018. (with Luis Alonso-Ovalle) Overcoming the unexpected: The Tagalog Ability/Involuntary Action form. In Proceedings of WCCFL 35, pp. 59-68. (pdf)

  • 2017. (with Luis Alonso-Ovalle) Causes and expectations: On the interpretation of the Tagalog Ability/Involuntary Action form. In Proceedings of SALT 27, pp. 75-94. (link)

  • 2016. Prosodic indicators of phrase structure in Tagalog transitive sentences. In Proceedings of AFLA 23, pp. 111-122. (proceedings)

  • 2016. Distinguishing nouns and verbs: Against nominalism for Tagalog. In Proceedings of BLS 42, pp. 313-336. (proceedings)

  • 2015. Future-oriented Actuality Entailments: A puzzle from Tagalog. In Proceedings of NELS 45, pp. 25-34. (pdf)

Presentations

  • 2018. Wh-relative clauses in Tagalog. Presented at SEALS 28, Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, May 17–19. (talk; slides)

  • 2018. (with Yining Nie) Clausal arguments in Tagalog. Presented at LSA 2018, Salt Lake City, UT, Jan 4–7. (talk; slides)

  • 2017. (with Luis Alonso-Ovalle) Anchored Implicatives: Tagalog Ability/Involuntary Action. Presented at SALT 25, University of Maryland, May 11–14. (poster)

  • 2017. (with Luis Alonso-Ovalle) Anchored Implicatives: Tagalog Ability/Involuntary Action. Presented at WCCFL 35, University of Calgary, Apr 28–30. (talk)

  • 2017. (with Luis Alonso-Ovalle) Overcoming the unexpected: The Tagalog Ability/Involuntary Action verbal inflection. Presented at AFLA 24, University of Washington, Apr 7–9. (talk)

  • 2016. Prosodic indicators of phrase structure in Tagalog transitive sentences. Presented at AFLA 23, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Jun 10–12. (talk; handout)

  • 2016. Distinguishing nouns and verbs: Against the nominalist analysis for Tagalog. Presented at SEALS 26, Manila, Philippines, May 26–28. (talk; handout)

  • 2016. Distinguishing nouns and verbs: Against the nominalist analysis for Tagalog. Presented at BLS 42, UC Berkeley, Feb 5–7. (talk)

  • 2015. Actuality entailments and an additional meaning component. Presented at the 8th Toronto–Ottawa–Montreal semantics workshop (TOM), Carleton University, Ottawa, Apr 11. (talk; handout)

  • 2014. Future-oriented Actuality Entailments: A puzzle from Tagalog. Presented at NELS 45, MIT, Oct 31–Nov 2. (poster)