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  1. Misha Becker, Acquisition Workshop at WCCFL 19

Message 1: Acquisition Workshop at WCCFL 19

Date: Mon, 13 Dec 1999 22:54:09 -0800
From: Misha Becker <>
Subject: Acquisition Workshop at WCCFL 19

Workshop on the Acquisition of Auxiliaries

held in conjunction with WCCFL 19
(West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics)

February 4, 2000

University of California, Los Angeles


2:00-2:45	Auxiliary Insertion in Child Dutch
Shalom Zuckerman, Roelien Bastiaanse and Ron van Zonneveld
University of Groningen

2:45-3:30 Auxiliaries, Features and the Grammar of Inversion in the
Acquisition of English Yes/No Questions
Lynn Santelmann, Stephanie Berk, and Barbara Lust
Portland State University, University of Connecticut, and Cornell University

3:30-3:45 break

3:45-4:30 Auxiliaries and Topic Drop in Child English
Ken Wexler and Jenny Ganger
MIT and University of Pittsburgh

4:30-5:00	general question and discussion period

For registration information and the program of the main session, please
visit our website at

Or send e-mail to

Misha Becker
UCLA Department of Linguistics
Box 951543
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1543
(310) 825-0634
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