The Grammar of Alternatives

Publications

Dissertation

V. Hohaus  (2015). Context and Composition: How Presuppositions Restrict the Interpretatation of Free Variables. Tübingen: TOBIAS-lib Publikationssystem. http://dx.doi.org/10.15496/publikation-8634

Proceedings of Peer-Reviewed Conferences

V. Hohaus & A. Howell (2015). “Alternative Semantics for Focus and Questions: Evidence from Samoan.” Proceedings of the Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association (AFLA) 21, 69-86. http://hdl.handle.net/1885/95329

Presentations

Selected by Reviewed Abstract

“Alternative Semantics for Focus and Questions: Evidence from Samoan.” 21st Annual Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association University of Hawai‘i at Manoa (with Anna Howell), May 2014.

By Invitation

“The Samoan Particle ‘o as a Window into the Grammar of Alternatives.” School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies Seminar Victoria University, Wellington (with Anna Howell).

“Crosslinguistic Variation in the Grammar of Alternatives” TripleA 2, Universität Potsdam  (with Anna Howell, Verena Hehl, Polina Berezovskaya,  Şehriban Erbektaş, Karolina Greipel & Konstantin Sachs), June 2014.

“Unfree Free Variables.” Syntax-Semantics Colloquium, Universität Potsdam, April 2015.