September 6, 2017

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