Linguistics at MIT2017-09-25T15:54:26+00:00

Our research aims to discover the rules and representations underlying the structure of particular languages and what they reveal about the general principles that determine the form and development of language in the individual and the species.


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LingPhil Reading Group 9/24 - on Rothschild and Spectre (2016)
Nathaniel Schwartz will be presenting a very recent paper by Rothschild and Spectre (2016) on knowing conditionals. The meeting will take...
MorPhun 9/24: Boer on Old Chinese Morphology
Speaker: Boer Fu (MIT) Title: Sagart & Baxter’s book on Old Chinese Date and time: Monday 9/24, 5-6pm Location: 32-D831 Abstract: Chinese...
Syntax Square 9/25 - Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT)
Speaker: Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT) Title: The absolutive vP-less basis of se “middles” in Serbian: A split accusativ...
LingPhil Reading Group 9/24 - on Rothschild and Spectre (2016)
Nathaniel Schwartz will be presenting a very recent paper by Rothschild and Spectre (2016) on knowing conditionals. The meeting will take...
MorPhun 9/24: Boer on Old Chinese Morphology
Speaker: Boer Fu (MIT) Title: Sagart & Baxter’s book on Old Chinese Date and time: Monday 9/24, 5-6pm Location: 32-D831 Abstract: Chinese...
Syntax Square 9/25 - Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT)
Speaker: Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT) Title: The absolutive vP-less basis of se “middles” in Serbian: A split accusativ...
LingPhil Reading Group 9/24 - on Rothschild and Spectre (2016)
Nathaniel Schwartz will be presenting a very recent paper by Rothschild and Spectre (2016) on knowing conditionals. The meeting will take...
MorPhun 9/24: Boer on Old Chinese Morphology
Speaker: Boer Fu (MIT) Title: Sagart & Baxter’s book on Old Chinese Date and time: Monday 9/24, 5-6pm Location: 32-D831 Abstract: Chinese...
Syntax Square 9/25 - Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT)
Speaker: Ljiljana Progovac (Wayne State University/MIT) Title: The absolutive vP-less basis of se “middles” in Serbian: A split accusativ...

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