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LINGUIST List 23.1991

Mon Apr 23 2012

Confs: Standard Arabic, Comp Ling, General Ling/Morocco

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Date: 22-Apr-2012
From: Mohammed Rahhali <m.rahhaligmail.com>
Subject: Arabic Comparative Linguistics
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Arabic Comparative Linguistics
Short Title: ACL


Date: 10-May-2012 - 11-May-2012
Location: Kénitra, Morocco
Contact: Mohammed Rahhali
Contact Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard

Meeting Description:

Arabic Planning Laboratory is pleased to announce that the third
international conference on Arabic Comparative Linguistics will take place
on the 10th and 11th of May 2012, at Ibn Tofail University. The
conference seeks to present current and original comparative studies of
various syntactic, semantic, phonological and lexical aspects of Arabic
within both its local and its global environments. A special session will
be devoted to Arabic computational linguistics.

Ibn Tofail University
Arabic Planning Laboratory
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Kénitra, Morocco

Program of the Conference
Arabic Comparative Linguistics
10th and 11th May 2012

Thursday, May 10th 2012

8:30 - 9:00:
Registration

9:00 - 9:30:
Opening session
The speech of the President of Ibn Tofail University
The speech of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Humanities
The speech of the Director of Arabic Planning Laboratory

9:30-10:00:
Reception

The first session: Chair : Abdelkader GONEGAI, Hassan II University

10:00-10:40:
Invited Speaker: Jacqueline GUERON, University of Paris III
Temps, Aspect et la Structure du Parfait

10:40-10:55:
Discussion

11:00-11:20:
Mohammed RAHHALI, Ibn Tofail University, Kénitra
Phrases Equatives en Arabe Standard

11:20-11:40:
Mohamed NAJI, Mly Ismail University, Meknes
Quelques Remarques sur la Nature des Verbes Psychologiques en
Arabe

11:40-11:55:
Discussion

12:00-12:20:
Mohamed OUADI*, Mly Ismail University, Meknes
The Arabic Metrics: A Generative Approach

12:20-12:40:
Mehrez BOUDIA*, University of Tunis, Tunisia
''kaana''-type Auxiliaries

12:40-12:55:
Discussion

13:00-15:00:
Lunch

The second session: Chair: Mohamed CHBADA, Ibn Tofail University

15:00-15:20:
Mobarak HANOUNE*, Mohamed V University, Rabat-Agdal
Towards an Optical Phonology

15:20-15:40:
Sourour LEHIANI*, University of Mannouba, Tunisia
The Representation of the Grammatical Structure

15:40-16:00:
Bouchra AFRAH*, Ibn Tofail University, Kénitra
The Categorical Status of Participles in Standard Arabic

16:00-16:25:
Discussion

16:30-16:50:
Mohamed AMINE*, Mly Ismail University, Meknes
The Alternation of Transitivity and Adverbial Features

16:50-17:10:
Ahmed BERRISSOUL*, Institute of Studies and Research for Arabization,
Rabat
The Semantics of Iterativity

17:10-17:30:
Fatima AL- AZIMI*, The Faculty of Basic Education, Kuwait
Hyper Structure in the Modern Educational Dictionaries:
A Critical Study

17:30-17:55:
Discussion

Friday, May 11th 2012
The third session: Chair : Boujemaa BOUDALI, Ibn Tofail University

9:00-9:20:
Jean Lowenstamm, CNRS-University of Paris 7
Tow Mysteries in the Realization of Moroccan Arabic Perfective

9:20-9:40:
Mohamed LAHROUCHI, CNRS-University of Paris 8
Some Possessive NPs in Arabic

9:40-10:00:
Taoufik GOUMA, University of Paris 8
Vers une Analyse Auto-segmentale de l'Emphase

10:00-10:25:
Discussion

10:30-10:50:
Hassan SOUALI, Mohamed V University, Rabat-Agdal
A Unified Approach to Feature Geometry in Language and Nature

10:50-11:10:
Nawal DERRAZ , Abdel Fattah MOUZRI and Sanae TENOUNI,
Mohamed I University, Oujda
Features of Negation, Aspect and Tense in English and Arabic

11:10-11:30:
Mohamed MAHYOOB, The Islamic University of Aligarh, India
Stress Syllables and Markedness in Optimality Theory:
A Case Study of Standard Arabic Syllables

11:30-11:55:
Discussion

11:55-12:30:
Break

The forth session: Chair: Abdelaziz METTAD, Ibn Tofail University

12:30-12:50:
Ibrahim Al-JOURAIBA*, The Islamic University of Mohamed Ben Saoud,
Saudi Arabia
The Semantic Change in Standard Arabic and in Some Arabic Dialects

12:50-13:10:
Outhmane AHMIANI*, Ibn Tofail University
Lexical Categories in Moroccan Sign Language: The Derivation of
Nouns and Verbs

13:10-13:30:
Adil SAHLI*, Ibn Tofail University
Transitivity Alternations in Standard Arabic

13:30-13:55:
Discussion

14:00-14:20:
Abdessamad ROUAI*, University of Chouaib DOUKKALI, El Jedida
Adverbs : Categorization, Classification and Licensing

14:20-14:40:
Moutassime El KARTOUTI*, University of Al-Qarawiine, Fes
Borrowing in Arabic

14:40-15:00:
Kevin Thomas SCHLUTER, University of Arizona
Effects of Manner of Articulation on the Distribution of Root
Consonants in Arabic

15:00-15:25:
Discussion

Lunch

N.B. The names marked with the asterisk (*) will give their speech in
Arabic.

Members of the Organizing Committee:

Professors:
Mohamed CHBADA
Mohamed DAMIR
Mohammed RAHHALI

Students:
Taoufik SAAD EDDINE (PhD)
Adil SAHLI (PhD)
Assia HBIBALI (MA)
Cherif TEIMI (MA)

The Contributing Universities

Moroccan Universities:
Ibn Tofail University, Kénitra
Mohamed I University, Oujda
Mohamed V University, Rabat - Agdal
Mohamed V University, Rabat - Souissi
University of Al-Qaraouiine, Fes
University of Chouaib DOUKKALI, El-Jedida
University of Mly Ismael, Meknes

Foreign Universities:
Arizona University, USA
CNRS, Paris
The Faculty of Basic Education, Kuwait
The Islamic University of Imam Mohamed Ben Saoud, Reyad, Saudi
Arabia
The Islamic University of Aligarh, India
University of La Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3, France
University of Mannouba, Tunisia
University of Paris 7, France
University of Paris 8, France
University of Tunis, Tunisia

Previous Activities of the Arabic Planning Laboratory:

14th May 2007:
Conference on ''Conceptual Semantics and Cognitive Sciences''.

7th- 8th May 2008:
The First International Conference on ''Arabic Comparative Linguistics''.

29th April 2009:
Conference on ''Linguistic Policy in Morocco''.

16th May 2009:
Study Day on ''Language and Literature: Scientific and Educational
Experiments''. In Honor of Professors: Hassan CHAHIDI and Mohamed
HAJOUI.

23th-24th Dec. 2009:
Conference on ''Terminology in Humanities and Natural Sciences''.

6th-7th May 2010:
The Second International Conference on ''Arabic Comparative
Linguistics''.

7th-8th June 2011:
Conference on ''Language and Culture''



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