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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Miyagawa in MIT News
Faculty Shigeru Miyagawa is featured on MIT News’ top page: his work on language evolution inspired a musical piece, which premiered in N...
Syntax Square 12/12 - Kenyon Branan
Speaker: Kenyon Branan (MIT) Title: Predicate fronting and copy pronunciation Time/date: Monday, Dec. 12, 1-2pm Location: 32-D461 Abstrac...
Phonology Circle 12/12 - Edward Flemming
Speaker: Edward Flemming (MIT) Title: Boundary tones in Mandarin Chinese intonation Time: Monday, December 12th, 5:00–6:30pm Location: 32...
Miyagawa in MIT News
Faculty Shigeru Miyagawa is featured on MIT News’ top page: his work on language evolution inspired a musical piece, which premiered in N...
Syntax Square 12/12 - Kenyon Branan
Speaker: Kenyon Branan (MIT) Title: Predicate fronting and copy pronunciation Time/date: Monday, Dec. 12, 1-2pm Location: 32-D461 Abstrac...
Phonology Circle 12/12 - Edward Flemming
Speaker: Edward Flemming (MIT) Title: Boundary tones in Mandarin Chinese intonation Time: Monday, December 12th, 5:00–6:30pm Location: 32...
Miyagawa in MIT News
Faculty Shigeru Miyagawa is featured on MIT News’ top page: his work on language evolution inspired a musical piece, which premiered in N...
Syntax Square 12/12 - Kenyon Branan
Speaker: Kenyon Branan (MIT) Title: Predicate fronting and copy pronunciation Time/date: Monday, Dec. 12, 1-2pm Location: 32-D461 Abstrac...
Phonology Circle 12/12 - Edward Flemming
Speaker: Edward Flemming (MIT) Title: Boundary tones in Mandarin Chinese intonation Time: Monday, December 12th, 5:00–6:30pm Location: 32...

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