Festseminar for Peter Harder: Language usage and language structure: The case of complementation

Date: Friday February 26th. Place: 27.0.09. Schedule:

9.00-10.15 Frederic Newmeyer, Vancouver: What conversational
English tells us about the nature of grammar

10.15-10.30 Coffee/tea

10.30-11.15 Ditte Boeg Thomsen, Copenhagen: Acquisition of Danish
finite complement clauses

11.15-12.00 Kasper Boye, Copenhagen and Leipzig: Raising verbs and
auxiliaries in a functional theory of grammatical status

12.00-13.00 Lunch at participants own expense

13.00-14.15 Arie Verhagen, Leiden: Abstraction, complementation, and
long-distance Wh-movement(s)

14.15-15.00 General discussion

15.00- Reception at the Department of English, Germanic and
Romance Languages

To attend you must register with Hanne Braae by e-mail to braae@hum.ku.dk