Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Semantics; Typology
Subject Language(s): Romanian (ron) Spanish (spa) Catalan-Valencian-Balear (cat)
Language Family(ies): Romance Meeting Description:
The aim of this workshop is to explore the triggering conditions and the diachronic development of differential object marking in Romance.
09.00-10.15 Klaus von Heusinger, Edgar Onea: The diachronic development of DOM in Romanian 10.15-10.30 Coffee break 10.30-11.00 Sofiana Chiriachescu: Remarks about the evolution of DOM in Romanian (1800-2000) 11.00-11.30 Alexandru Mardale:Bare plurals and differential object marking in Romanian and Spanish 11.30-13.00 Lunch 13.00-14.15 Victoria Escandell-Vidal: Differential object marking and topicality in Balearic Catalan 14.15-14.30 Coffee break 14.30-15.45 Manuel Leonetti: Specificity in clitic doubling and in differential object marking 15.45-16.00 Coffee break 16.00-17.15 Klaus von Heusinger and Georg Kaiser: Differential object marking and the lexical semantics of verbs in Spanish 19.00 Dinner