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Mon Nov 12 2001

Confs: Predicative Morphosyntax, Italy

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  1. Delia Bentley, Workshop on Predicative Morphosyntax

Message 1: Workshop on Predicative Morphosyntax

Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2001 16:20:59 BST
From: Delia Bentley <>
Subject: Workshop on Predicative Morphosyntax

Final Program of the Workshop on
University of Palermo, Italy (with the collaboration of the 
University of Manchester, England) 
22-24 November 2001

22 NOVEMBER 2001 (afternoon)

3.00-3.30 Welcome
3.30-4.00 Bossong: To be or not to be in Romance and Romance based
4.00-4.30 Strudsholm & Amenta: Il verbo "andare" in italiano:
grado di ausiliarit� e parametri di variazione 
4.30-5.00 Cennamo: Auxiliaries and serials between Late Latin and 
early Romance 
5.00-5.20 Break 
5.20-.5.50 Molinu & Floricic: Cliticisation et pr�dication en sarde 
5.50-6.20 Seelbach: Verbes avec adverbes appropri�s et verbes � 
particule. Aspects contrastifs fran�ais-allemands. 
6.20-6.50 Schwarze: Underspecification in the semantics of 
word-formation: the case of denominal verbs of removal in Italian

23 NOVEMBER 2001(morning)

9.00-9.30 Pescia/Ramos/Loporcaro: Double participles and participial
absolutes in Portuguese 
9.30-10.00 Loporcaro: Where have all the passives gone? 
10.00-10.30 Piva: Considerazioni sulle relazioni tra predicati 
verbali e forme predicative derivanti da nominalizzazioni 
10.30-1050 Break 
10.50-11.40 Carol Rosen (keynote speaker): Large Clauses: 
Combinatory Limits in the Theory of Predicate Gemmation 
11.40-12.10 Alba-Salas: The fare light verb construction in Italian: 
an RG account 
12.10-12.40 Blasco Ferrer: Tipologia e storia delle costruzioni 
presentative romanze

23 NOVEMBER 2001(afternoon)

3.00-3.30 Abeill� & Godard: Two types of structures for complex
predicates in Romance languages 
3.30-4.00 Roberts: The emergence of "have" as a future and perfective 
4.00-4.30 Munaro & Penello: On the predicative nature of 
complex nominal structures 
4.30-4.50 Break 
4.50-5.40 Andrea Moro (keynote speaker): Movement, symmetry and 
5.40-6.10 Lefeuvre: Les phrases averbales en fran�ais 
6.10-6.40 Meinschaefer: The syntax of nominal predicates: French 
psychological verb nominalizations and the realization of arguments

24 NOVEMBER 2001(morning)
9.00-930 Antelmi: Il verbo senza significato: possibilit� di
slittamento del contenuto lessicale su elementi di tipo nominale
9.30-10.00 Formentin: Osservazioni sulla sintassi della "Cronica"
dell'Anonimo Romano 
10.00-10.30 Centineo: Intransitive/pronominal alternations in Italian 
and Romance 
10.30-10.50 Break 
10.50-11.40 Nigel Vincent (keynote speaker): Tra predicazione e 
predicato: per una storia del gerundio italo-romanzo. 
11.40-12.10 Parry: Auxiliary selection in complex predicates: some 
cases of Italo-Romance variation 
12.10-12.40 Tocanac: Morph�me se - signe des verbes moyens - une 
approche contrastive appliqu�e au fran�ais et au serbocroate

Iovanescu/Radulescu: L'accord du sujet avec le pr�dicat dans les
subordonn�es relatives en fran�ais et en roumain 
Venier: Da 'essere' ad 'avere': una tendenza dell'ausiliare in 

Dr Delia Bentley
Department of Linguistics
University of Manchester
Oxford Rd
M13 9PL
Tel. +44 +161 +2753193
Fax +44 +161 +2753187
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