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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Name: Johan  E.C.V. Rooryck
Institution: Universiteit Leiden
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Homepage: http://www.hum.leiden.edu/lucl/organisation/members-m-z/rooryckjecv.html
State and/or Country: Netherlands   
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Specialty: complementation, control, raising, binding
Subject Language(s): Dutch
Language Family(ies): Germanic
Selected Publications: Books
1. With Pierre Pica: Linguistic Variation Yearbook 3. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (2003).

2. With Pierre Pica: Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, (2003)

3. With Pierre Pica: Linguistic Variation Yearbook 1. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, (2002)

4.With Yves D’Hulst and Jan Schroten, co-editor of Romance languages and linguistic theory 1999, Amsterdam: Benjamins (2001).

5.With Paul Bogaards and Paul Smith, co-editor of Quitte ou double (sens)? Mélanges sur l’ambiguïté offerts à Ronald Landheer. avec la collaboration de Véronique van Gelderen. Amsterdam: Rodopi (2001).

6. With Sjef Barbiers and Jeroen van de Weijer, co-editor of Small words in the big picture. Squibs for Hans Bennis. HIL Occasional papers 2 (1998).

7 with Hans Bennis and Pierre Pica, co-editor of ‘Atomism’ and Binding, Foris Publications (1997) (distributed by HAG).

8. with Laurie Zaring, editor of: Phrase structure and the lexicon, Dordrecht: Kluwer (1995).
Announced on LINGUIST :  Atomism and Binding
 Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 1999. Selected papers from 'Going Romance' 1999, Leiden, 9-11 December 1999.
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2005
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2006
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2007
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2008
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2009
 Dissolving Binding Theory
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2010
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 1999. Selected papers from 'Going Romance' 1999, Leiden, 9-11 December 1999.
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2008
 Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2007
 Dissolving Binding Theory
Courses Taught: French syntax, Minimalist syntax, sentential complementation, introduction to French linguistics
Dissertation Director * of: Object Shift in the Scandinavian Languages: Syntax, information structure, and intonation
(Mayumi Hosono, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Ellipsis in Dutch Dialects
(Jeroen van Craenenbroeck, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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