Program

 

Time

Tuesday, June 11

Wednesday, June 12

08:30 – 09:00

Registration

09:00 – 10:00 Liz Coppock (Boston University)
Hungarian Object Agreement: In Defense of Semantics
Edgar Onea (University of Graz)
Hungarian Focus and It-clefts in English are the same.
10:00 – 10:40 Péter Rebrus, Péter Szigetvári, & Miklós Törkenczy
Lexical strata and the Height Effect
Péter Rebrus & Péter Szigetvári
Variation of suffix-initial vowels in typical and non-typical adjectival contexts
10:40 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 11:40 Balázs Surányi & Lilla Pintér
The acquisition of prosodic focus-marking: Focus identification by Hungarian children
Angelika Kiss
The pragmatics of the Hungarian tag question mi?, as characterized by dependent and independent commitments
11:40 – 12:20 Kata Balogh & Corinna Langer
Additive particles: syntax-prosody interface and interpretation
Kata Wohlmuth
Hungarian reduplicated indefinites and subatomic event distributivity
12:20 – 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 – 14:40 Poster session Veronika Hegedus
Ps in Hungarian resultatives and result verbs
14:40 – 15:20 Brigitta R. Schvarcz
MOE: Evidence for nominal uses of numerals
Agnes Lango-Toth
The acquisition of Hungarian recursive PP-s
15:20 – 16:00 Tamás Halm & Ágnes Bende-Farkas
The Birth of an Epistemic Indefinite: vaegy in Transylvanian Hungarian
György Rákosi & Enikő Tóth
On spatial anaphora in Hungarian
16:00 – 16:20

Coffee break

16:20 – 17:00 Eva Kardos & Imola-Agnes Farkas
On the syntactic complexity of the event domain in Hungarian
Tamás Halm
Radically Truncated Clauses: Revisiting the Structure of VP in Hungarian and Beyond
17:00 – 17:40 Marcel den Dikken
“-ik” – Unification by Predication
Aniko Liptak & Jason Merchant
Extraction from copulars bled by VP-ellipsis: On ellipsis and head vs. phrase movement
17:40 – 18:00 Business meeting (all participants welcome)

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