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Replicating the typology of linguistic inferences using non-words: From gestures to sound effects to emoji

1-S-5 Green Hall 1-S-5 Green Hall, Princeton

Research in contemporary semantics has uncovered a typology of linguistic inferences, characterized by their conversational status and their behavior in complex sentences. This typology of linguistic inferences is usually thought to be specific to language and in part lexically encoded in the meanings of words. In this talk, I will present experimental evidence of implicatures, […]

Program in Linguistics Sophomore Open House 2024

Green Hall 1-C-4C

The Program in Linguistics invites students to meet with current faculty, independent majors and minors to learn about the program and application process. Refreshments will be served. Please spread the […]

American Sign Language Storytelling with Peter Cook

Maeder Hall Auditoriun

Peter Cook will present an evening of animated storytelling in American Sign Language. Many of his stories reflect his personal experience as a Deaf individual growing up in the world […]

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