Research

Journal Publications

2019 Superiorty and Scope Freezing

in Linguistic Inquiry, 2019

bib ``` @article{doi:10.1162/ling_a_00300, author = {Larson, Richard K. and Antonyuk, Svitlana and Liu, Lei}, title = {Superiority and Scope Freezing}, journal = {Linguistic Inquiry}, volume = {50}, number = {1}, pages = {233-252}, year = {2019}, doi = {10.1162/ling_a_00300},

Recommended citation: Richard Larson, Svitlana Antonyuk and Lei Liu. . "Superiorty and Scope Freezing". Linguistic Inquiry 2019. Vol. 50, 233-252

Minimalist Parsing of Heavy NP Shift

in Proceedings of PACLIC 32 The 32nd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation, 2018

Poster Proceeding paper coming soon

Recommended citation: Lei Liu. . "Minimalist Parsing of Heavy NP Shift". In Proceedings of PACLIC 32 The 32nd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR. Dec 1-3, 2018


Presentations

Rethinking quantifier scope in Mandarin

October 27, 2018

poster, NELS25, Reykjavik, Iceland

Rethinking quantifier scope in Mandarin. Hongchen Wu, Richard Larson, Yaobin Liu, Lei Liu, and Gary Mar. Poster @ NELS-48 (the 48th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society), Reykjavik, Iceland. October 2017

Syntax and Prosody Interface of Wh-Scope in Mandarin

June 16, 2018

poster, Speech Prosody 9, Poznan, Poland

Syntax and Prosody Interface of Wh-Scope in Mandarin. So Young Lee, Lei Liu, Hongchen Wu and Jiwon Yun. Poster @ SP9 (9th International Conference on Speech Prosody), Poznan, Poland. June 2018.

Prosodic disambiguation of wh-scope in Chinese

June 25, 2017

talk, IACL25, Budapest, Hungary

Prosodic disambiguation of wh-scope in Chinese. So Young Lee, Hongchen Wu, Lei Liu, Siyao Peng, Jiwon Yun. Talk @ IACL-25 (the 25th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics), Budapest, Hungary. June 2017

Applicative shift in Mandarin SOV word order

June 16, 2017

talk, NACCL29, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Applicative shift in Mandarin SOV word order. Lei Liu. talk @ NACCL 29 at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA. June 2017

Quantifier scope in Mandarin

March 23, 2017

talk, blitz17, Stony Brook, NY, USA

Quantifier scope in Mandarin. Hongchen Wu, Lei Liu, Yaobin Liu. Blitz @ Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA. March 2017

Capturing scope ambiguity with Tier-Local Syntax

December 06, 2016

talk, comphon, Stony Brook, NY, USA

Capturing scope ambiguity with Tier-Local Syntax Lei Liu.talk @ Computational Phonology WorkshopPart of the Computational Phonology seminar at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, USA. December 2016