Program

9.30 welcome
9.40 – 10.40 Heather Burnett
Sociolinguistic Variation as Pragmatic Microvariation
coffee break
11.00 – 11.45 Jenny Doetjes, Victoria Nyst and Angoua Jean-Jacques Tano
Number marking in français populaire ivoirien: evidence for structure-based Competition
11.50 – 12.35 Ileana Paul and Henriette De Swart
Ability, culmination and double prevention
lunch break
14.00 – 14.45 Hedde Zeijlstra
Two varieties of Korean
14.50 – 15.35 Ivano Caponigro and Annamaria Falaus
Variation among Free Choice Constructions: Insights from Italian and Romanian
coffee break
15.55 – 16.40 Doris Penka
The semantics of equatives in English and German
16.45 – 17.30 Sara Zobel
Microvariation at the not at-issue level: Federal German vs. Austrian German ‘eh’
19.30 dinner