Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"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



Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:

$33723

Still Needed:

$41277

Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington


Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Personal Directory Information


Name: Kyle  B. Johnson (IPA: kajl dzansIn)
Institution: University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://people.umass.edu/kbj/homepage/index_johnson.htm
State and/or Country: MA
USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Syntax
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Topics in Ellipsis
 Topics in Ellipsis
Dissertation Director * of: Comparatives and DP-Structure
(Winfried Lechner, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Prosody and LF Interpretation: Processing Japanese wh-questions
(Masako Hirotani, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Object Clitics and Null Objects in the Acquisition of French
(Theres Grueter, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Event Structure and the Internally-Headed Relative Clause Construction in Korean and Japanese
(Min-Joo Kim, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry