Prof. Dr. Manfred Krifka

Vorträge & Poster

Focus and contrastive topic in assertions and questions: disjunction and conjunction of alternatives

Kamali, Beste & Manfred Krifka

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 30, Workshop on Focus, Alternative Semantics and Information Structure (virtual)

17.08.2020 - 20.08.2020

Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Slides


Negation and epistemic, evidential and evaluative operators

Krifka, Manfred

SFB 833: The Construction of Meaning

28.05.2020

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Slides


Pseudo-incorporation and Anaphora: Arguments for Abstraction and Summation

Modarresi, Fereshteh & Manfred Krifka

GLOW 43: Generative Linguistics in the Old World

08.04.2020 - 20.04.2020

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (virtual)

Poster


Erwerbsprofile des Deutschen im mehrsprachigen Kontext

Gagarina, Natalia & Manfred Krifka

56. Jahrestagung des IDS, Deutsch in Europa

10.03.2020 - 12.03.2020

Leibniz-Institut für Deutsche Sprache, Mannheim


Anaphoric potential of various nominal objects in German

Modarresi, Fereshteh & Manfred Krifka

Linguistic Evidence 2020

13.02.2020 - 15.02.2020

Universität Tübingen

Poster


Layers of assertive clauses: Propositions, judgements, commitments, acts

Krifka, Manfred

From T to C: Grammatical Representations of Tense and Speech Acts

15.01.2020 - 16.01.2020

Vietnam Institute of Linguistics

Handout


Speech Acts: Classical theories and new dynamic approaches

Krifka, Manfred

Block seminar on Modern Linguistics

12.01.2020

University of Language and International Studies (ULIS) Hanoi

Handout


Cross-linguistic variation in phonetic compression and lengthening

Paschen, Ludger, Matthew Stave, Frank Seifart & Manfred Krifka

Linguistics Society of America (LSA) 2020

02.01.2020 - 05.01.2020

New Orleans


Indicative and subjunctive conditionals in commitment spaces

Krifka, Manfred

22nd Amsterdam Colloquium

18.12.2019 - 20.12.2019

University of Amsterdam

Handout


Cross-linguistic variation in local and global speech rate

Paschen, Ludger, Matthew Stave, Manfred Krifka, François Pellegrino, Susanne Fuchs & Frank Seifart

Rate and Rhythm in speech Recognition (R3)

13.12.2019

MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen


Comprehension of Non-Linguistic Vocalizations across Cultures

Ćwiek, Aleksandra, Susanne Fuchs, Cornelia Ebert, Manfred Krifka, Christoph Draxler, Bodo Winter & Marcus Perlman

XPrag.de Annual Meeting 2019

20.11.2019 - 21.11.2019

ZAS, Berlin


Layers of assertive clauses: Propositions, Judgements, Commitments, Acts

Krifka, Manfred

Invited Talk

14.11.2019

Universität Leipzig

Slides


The Tenuous Link between Basic and Applied Research in Linguistics

Krifka, Manfred

N2 Event 2019: From research to application

13.11.2019 - 15.11.2019

Berlin

Handout


Layers of Assertive Clauses: Propositions, Judgements, Commitments, Acts

Krifka, Manfred

SPAGAD-1: Speech Acts in Grammar and Discourse: Syntactic and Semantic Modelling

30.10.2019 - 01.11.2019

ZAS, Berlin

Poster


Associative definites in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Oceanic Languages COOL11

08.10.2019 - 12.10.2019

Université de Nouvelle Caledonie, Noumea

Slides


It would not be good...: Canonical timitive structures in Vanuatu languages

von Prince, Kilu, Ana Krajinovic & Manfred Krifka

Conference on Oceanic Languages COOL11

08.10.2019 - 12.10.2019

Université de Nouvelle Caledonie, Noumea

Slides


Imperatives in Commitment Spaces

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 11

20.09.2019 - 22.09.2019

Warsaw University

Slides


Realis and irrealis in Oceanic

von Prince, Kilu, Ana Krajinovic, Manfred Krifka & Michael Franjieh

13th Conference of the Association of Linguistic Typology

04.09.2019-06.09.2019

Pavia


Anaphoricity of weak definites and Bare nouns

Modarresi, Fereshteh & Manfred Krifka

GGS 45

Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt


Conditional commitments

Krifka, Manfred

19.06.2019

Institut Nicod, EHESS, Paris


It would not be good... : Canonical apprehensive structures in Vanuatu languages

von Prince, Kilu, Manfred Krifka & Ana Krajinović

11th International Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Conference (APLL11)

13.06.2019 – 15.06.2019

Leiden University


Recapitulative linkage in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred & Katarina Levinas

11th International Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Conference (APLL11)

13.06.2019 – 15.06.2019

Leiden University


Focus and contrastive topics in assertions and questions

Krifka, Manfred & Beste Kamali

05.06.2019

Institut Nicod, EHESS, Paris


Commitments and judgements: How to adjust the manner and content of your assertions

Krifka, Manfred

Assertions and its Norms

03.06.2019 – 05.06.2019

Institut d'Études Avancées de Paris


Assertions and questions in commitment spaces

Krifka, Manfred

29.05.2019

Institut Nicod, EHESS, Paris


Anaphoric potential of bare nouns in Persian

Modarresi, Fereshteh & Manfred Krifka

Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) 42

07.05.2019 – 11.05.2019

University of Oslo

Slides


Sprachen sterben – who cares?

Krifka, Manfred

Aussterben. Darstellungen und Diskurse am Beispiel bedrohter Arten und Sprachen

25.04.2019 – 27.04.2019

ZfL, Berlin

Slides


Anaphoric potential of bare nouns as weak definites in Persian

Modarresi, Fereshteh & Manfred Krifka

Second North American Conference in Iranian Linguistics (NACIL2)

19.04.2019 – 21.04.2019

The University of Arizona


Highlights from the MelaTAMP project – methods and results

von Prince, Kilu, Manfred Krifka & Ana Krajinović

Vielfaltslinguistik III

28.03.2019 – 29.03.2019

Unversität zu Köln

Slides


Warum subjektive epistemische Modale nicht negierbar sind

Krifka, Manfred

Pragmatik der Negation im Deutschen

20.03.2019-22.03.2019

Universität Bonn

Slides


Weak definites vs. implicit entities vs. indefinites in German

Fereshteh, Modarresi, Jette Fortmann & Manfred Krifka

41. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft, AG12

06.03.2019 – 08.03.2019

Universität Bremen

Slides


Bare noun vs. indefinite objects in Persian and their anaphoric uptake

Fereshteh, Modarresi & Manfred Krifka

41. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft, AG12

06.03.2019 – 08.03.2019

Universität Bremen

Slides


Public commitments to private judgements in assertions and questions

Krifka, Manfred

SPE 10: Semantics and Philosophy in Europe

17.12.2019 – 19.12.2018

U Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Slides


Biased questions in commitment spaces

Krifka, Manfred

26.11.2018

Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, Institute for Linguistics, Hanoi

Slides


Response particles: The mysteries of Yes and No

Krifka, Manfred

NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS)

23.11.2018 – 24.11.2018

Ton Duc Thang U, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Abstract


Assertions and questions, public commitments and private judgements

Krifka, Manfred

Linguistics meets Literature: Sprechaktoperatoren

09.11.2018

U Tübingen

Slides


Focus and Contrastive Topics in Assertions and Questions

Krifka, Manfred & Beste Kamali

02.03.2018

U Milwaukee

Slides


Drei Säulen des Berliner Interdisziplinären Verbund für Mehrsprachigkeit (BIVEM): Forschung, Transfer, Netzwerk

Topaj, Nathalie, Natalia Gagarina & Manfred Krifka

Bildungspolitisches Forum "Potenziale früher Bildung: Früh übt sich, ..."

25.09.2018

Berlin

PDF: Drei Säulen des Berliner Interdisziplinären Verbund  für Mehrsprachigkeit (BIVEM): Forschung, Transfer, Netzwerk


Negation and polarity-ambiguous propositional anaphora

Claus, Berry, Felix Frühauf & Manfred Krifka

Sinn und Bedeutung 23

05.09.2018 - 07.09.2018

U Barcelona

Slides


The influence of animacy and spatial relation complexity on the choice of frame of reference in German

Stoltmann, Katarzyna, Susanne Fuchs & Manfred Krifka

Spatial Cognition 2018

05.09.2018 - 08.09.2018

Tübingen


Geschichtenerzählen in der Sprache Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Kleine Sprachen – Große Fragen: Was untersucht die linguistische Feldforschung?

09.08.2018

Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften


Realis and non-realis modality in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

30.07.2018

Western Sydney U


Social meaning of number: Honorific duals and affiliative paucals (with a glimpse at the mass/count differentiation)

Krifka, Manfred

Vanuatu Languages Conference

24.07.2018 - 28.07.2018

University of the South Pacific, Port Vila, Vanuatu

Slides


Semantic types of complement clauses: Propositions, Judgements, and Commitments

Krifka, Manfred

Ars Grammatica 2018

21.06.2018 - 22.06.2018

IDS, Mannheim


Prosodic amplification and prosodic iconicity: Evidence from a social media corpus

Fuchs, Susanne, Cornelia Ebert, Egor Savin & Manfred Krifka

Annual Meeting of XPRAG

11.06.2018 - 12.06.2018

Graz

http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/GrazPSIMS.pdf


Perfektivität im Zusammenhang mit Faktivität und Exhaustivität im Polnischen

Szucsich, Luka, Manfred Krifka & Karolina Zuchewicz

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften 2018

09.06.2018

Leibniz-Geschäftsstelle, Berlin


Focus and contrastive topic in questions and answers in Turkish

Krifka, Manfred & Beste Kamali

Meaning in Non-Canonical Questions

07.06. - 09.06.2018

U Konstanz

Slides


Conditional sentences: Conditional speech acts?

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Grammatical and conceptual ingrediences of meaning'

04.06.2018

U Nantes

Slides


Imperatives in Commitment Spaces: Conjunction, Disjunction, Negation and Implicit Modality

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Non-Canonical Imperatives

25.05.2018 - 26.05.2018

HU Berlin

Slides


Experimental studies on co- and post-speech gestures and their role in perspective-taking

Ebert, Cornelia, Aleksandra Ćwiek, Susanne Fuchs & Manfred Krifka

Iconicity in speech and gesture

14.05.2018 - 15.05.2018

ZAS, Berlin


A tiny tiny abstract on a biiiiiig topic: An analysis of adjective re(du)plications in a social media corpus

Ćwiek, Aleksandra, Susanne Fuchs, Egor Savin, Cornelia Ebert & Manfred Krifka

Iconicity Workshop

14.05.2018 - 15.05.2018

ZAS, Berlin


Austronesian Languages with Special Reference to Daakie (spoken in Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

10.05.2018

Wrocław


Questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

GLOW 41, Workshop on Questions

14.04.2018

Budapest

Slides


Commitments, Judgements, Propositions

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics 2018: Looking Ahead 

09.03.2018

U Massachusetts at Amherst


Assertions and Questions, Commitments and Judgements, Evidentials and Epistemics

Krifka, Manfred

06.03.2018

U Chicago

Slides


Focus and Contrastive Topics in Assertions and Questions

Krifka, Manfred & Beste Kamali

02.03.2018

U Milwaukee

Slides

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Indicative and Subjunctive Conditionals as Operations on Commitment Spaces

Krifka, Manfred

28.02.2018

U British Columbia, Vancouver

Slides


Commitments, Judgements, Propositions and the Interpretation of Modals and Discourse Particles

Krifka, Manfred

27.02.2018

U British Columbia, Vancouver

Slides


Varieties of biscuit conditionals and their interpretation

Krifka, Manfred

30.01.2018

Università Ca’Foscari, Venezia

Slides


Iconicity in language: Evidence from social media corpora

Fuchs, Susanne, Egor Savin, Uwe D. Reichel, Cornelia Ebert, Stephanie Solt & Manfred Krifka

BBL

25.01.2018

ZAS Berlin


Indicative and subjunctive conditionals as operations on commitment spaces

Krifka, Manfred

25.01.2018

U Göttingen


Geschichtenerzählen in der Sprache Daakie

Krifka, Manfred

Salon Sophie Charlotte

20.01.2018

Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften


Vowel Fronting in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Current Aspects of Preference Theory. A Symposium on Occasion of Theo Vennemanns 80th Birthday

U München

Slides


Biscuit conditionals as anticipatory speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Biscuit Conditionals

20.11.2017 - 21.11.2017

U Hamburg

Slides


Dokumentation kleiner Sprachen am Beispiel von Ambrym, Vanuatu

Krifka, Manfred

42. Salon der Sprachen

11.10.2017

ZAS-Bibliothek

Zur Webseite 'Linguae mundi'


The semantic types of clausal complements

Krifka, Manfred

Tra semantica e sintassi: Il ruolo della linguistica storica: Covegno Annuale Società Italiana di Glottologia & Arbeitstagung Indogermanische Gesellschaft

11.10.2017 - 14.10.2017

Verona

Slides


Orality in a blogger corpus: Letter replication as prosodic amplification

Fuchs, Susanne, Egor Savin, Cornelia Ebert, Uwe D. Reichel & Manfred Krifka

Phonetik und Phonologie im deutschsprachigen Raum (P&P13)

27.09.2017 - 28.09.2017

HU Berlin


The Pragmatic Status of Iconic Meaning in Spoken Communication: Gestures, Ideophones, Prosodic Modulations

Ebert, Cornelia, Aleksandra Ćwiek, Susanne Fuchs & Manfred Krifka

XPrag.de annual meeting 2017

18.09.2017 - 19.09.2017

Universität zu Köln


Conditional sentences as conditional speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

Questioning Speech Acts

14.09.2017 - 16.09.2017

U Konstanz

Slides


Challenging speech acts

Cohen, Arik & Manfred Krifka

Questioning Speech Acts

U Konstanz


Modal notions with storyboards - first results

Krifka, Manfred

19.07.2017

U of the South Pacific, Port Vila, Vanuatu


Honorific and affiliative use of dual and paucal number in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Oceanic Languages (COOL)

10.07.2017 - 15.07.2017

Honiara, Solomon Islands

Slides


Recapitulative linking as a marker of discourse coherence in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred & Ekaterina Levina

Conference on Oceanic Languages (COOL)

10.07.2017 - 15.07.2017

Honiara, Solomon Islands

Slides


Two response systems for German "ja" and "nein"? Evidence from usage preference data and interpretation data

Frühauf, Felix, Berry Claus, Sophie Repp, Manfred Krifka & Anna Marlijn Meijer

XPRAG-Konferenz

21.06.2017 - 23.06.2017

U Köln

Abstract


Generic sentences as quantifications over samples

Krifka, Manfred

The Generic Notebook

02.06.2017

HU Berlin

Handout


Assertions and judgements, epistemics and evidentials

Krifka, Manfred

Speech Acts: Meanings, uses, syntactic and prosodic realizations

29.05.2017 - 31.05.2017

ZAS Berlin

Handout


Austronesian languages with special reference to Daakie (spoken in Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

U Wroclaw


Epistemic, evidential and discourse modalities in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop Non-at-issue-meaning and Information Structure

08.05.2017 - 10.05.2017

Universität Oslo

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/ModalityOsloHandout.pdf


Conditional assertion in commitment space semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop Forschergruppe 1783: Relative Clauses

04.05.2017 - 06.05.2017

Universität Frankfurt

Link zum Handout


Pseudo-incorporated nominals, weak definites and their uptake

Krifka, Manfred & Modarresi, Fereshteh

24.04.2017

Masaryk University Brno


Conditional assertion in commitment space semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Imperatives, Performativity, and Commitments

21.04.2017 - 22.04.2017

ZAS Berlin


Conditional assertion in commitment space semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop Imperatives, Performativity, and Commitments

21.04.2017 - 22.04.2017

ZAS


Conditional assertion in commitment spaces

Krifka, Manfred

Annual Logic Lecture, Logic Group

31.03.2017

University of Connecticut, Storrs

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/ConditionalsCSS-UConn.pdf


Focus in Answers and Questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

30.03.2017

University of Connecticut, Storrs

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/FocusAnswersQuestionsUConn.pdf


Focus in Answers and Questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

24.03.2017

Rutgers University


Focus in Answers and Questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Plenary talk, 39. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft

08.03.2017 - 10.03.2017

U Saarbrücken

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/FocusAnswersQuestions.pdf


Conditional assertion in commitment spaces


Mehrsprachigkeit an der Schule

Krifka, Manfred

Fachtagung Schule in der Migrationsgesellschaft, Gewerkschaft Erziehung und Wissenschaft

München


Spracherwerbsforschung am Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS)

Gagarina, Natalia & Manfred Krifka

Institut zur Qualitätsentwicklung im Bildungswesen, Berlin


Responses to assertions and polarity questions: Formal proposals, experimental results

Krifka, Manfred

12th European Conference on Formal Descriptions of Slavic Languages

07.12.2016 - 10.12.2016

HU Berlin


Counting in language

Krifka, Manfred

Cognitive Structures 2016

15.09.2016 - 17.09.2016

Universität Düsseldorf

Slides


Questions, Answers and the Structuring of Information: Polarity Questions and their Answers

Krifka, Manfred

05.09.2016 - 07.09.2016

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

https://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Barcelona_2_PolarityQuestions.pdf


Theories of the question-answer relation

Krifka, Manfred

Questions, answers and the structuring of information.

05.09.2016 - 07.09.2016

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Barcelona_1_QuestionAnswerSemantics.pdf


Questions, answers and focus in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Questions, answers and the structuring of information.

05.09.2016 - 07.09.2016

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Barcelona_3_CommitmentSpaceSemantics.pdf


Hans says that the bottle stands...: The interpretation of spatial expressions in English, German, Italian and Polish

Stoltmann, Katarzyna & Manfred Krifka

Konferenz 'Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing' (AMLAP 2016)

01.09.2016 - 03.09.2016

Bilbao


Hans says that the bottle stands...: The interpretation of spatial expressions in English, German, Italian and Polish

Stoltmann, Katarzyna & Manfred Krifka

Konferenz Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLAP 2016)

01.09.2016 - 03.09.2016

Bilbao

http://www.bcbl.eu/events/amlap2016/en/speakers/desde0/ver/2298/


Assertions and questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

TaLK Conference

07.08.2016 - 09.08.2016

Keio University, Tokyo

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/CommitmentSpaceSemantics_TaLK.pdf


Response particles

Krifka, Manfred

SIAS Summer Institute

16.07.2016 - 30.07.2016

National Humanities Center, Research Triangle, North Carolina

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/SIAS_Response_Particles.pdf


Assertions and questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

SIAS Summer Institute

16.07.2016 - 30.07.2016

National Humanities Center, Research Triangle, North Carolina


What's real, what's possible, what's now impossible, and what's simply false

Krifka, Manfred

: The modal system of Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu) (With an appendix on the meaning of óp, with exercises!).50 Jahre Sprachwissenschaft an der Universität Konstanz

23.06.2016

Universität Konstanz

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Daakie_Konstanz.pdf


Particle responses to negative polar questions with high vs. low negation (Poster)

Claus, Berry, Felix Frühauf, Sophie Repp, A. Marlijn Meijer & Manfred Krifka

Annual Meeting of XPrag.de

20.06.2016 - 21.06.2016

Universität Tübingen

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Claus-Frühauf-Repp-Meijer-Krifka_XPrag2016_Poster-A1.pdf


Assertions and questions in Commitment Space Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop Dynamic Semantics

30.05.2016 - 31.05.2016

ZAS Berlin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/DynamicSemanticsBerlin_CommitmentSpaceSemantics_02


Number-neutrality and anaphoric uptake of pseudo-incorporated nominals in Persian (and weak definites in English)

Krifka, Manfred & Fereshteh Modarresi

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 26

12.05.2016 - 15.05.2016

University of Texas at Austin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Modarresi_2016_SALT26_Poster.pdf


Realis and non-realis modalities in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 26

12.05.2016 - 15.05.2016

University of Texas at Austin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Publications/Krifka_2016_Salt26.pdf


Realis and non-realis modalities in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 26

12.05.2016 - 15.05.2016

University of Texas at Austin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Publications/Salt26_Krifka.pdf


The realis/irrealis system in Daakie (Austronesian, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Die Sprachen des ozeanischen Raumes

06.05.2016

Universität Bremen

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Daakie_Bremen_2016.pdf


Austronesian languages with special reference to Daakie (spoken in Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

21.04.2016

Universität Wroclav


Particle responses to negative assertions and questions: Two groups of speakers for the German response particles ja and nein

Claus, Berry, A. Marlejn Meijer, Sophie Repp & Manfred Krifka

Workshop on Questions, Answers and Negation (XPrag.de)

11.04.2016

ZAS Berlin

http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/QAN_2016_Claus_etal.pdf


Constituent, alternative, and yes/no questions as multipolar, bipolar, and monopolar requests for assertions

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Questions and Enquiry

05.04.2016

King's College, London

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_QuestionsLondon.pdf


Talking about quantity and number

Krifka, Manfred & Lucas Champollion

Tightening the articulation between language and number

08.03.2016 - 11.03.2016

Lorentz Center, Leiden

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Champollion_2016.pdf


Polarity particles in response to negated antecedents: Two groups of speakers for German ja and nein

Claus, Berry, A. Marlejn Meijer, Sophie Repp & Manfred Krifka

38. Jahrestagung der DGfS, AG 5: The grammatical realization of polarity. Theoretical and experimental approaches

24.02.2016 - 26.02.2016

Konstanz


Particle responses to negated assertions: Preference patterns for German 'ja' und 'nein'

Meijer, Anna Marlijn, Berry Claus, Sophie Repp & Manfred Krifka

20th Amsterdam Colloquium

16.12.2015 - 18.12.2015

ILLC / Dept. of Philosophy, University of Amsterdam


Realis and Irrealis Modality in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

03.12.2015

University College London


Incorporated Nominals, Weak Definites and their Anaphoric Uptake, with special reference to Persian

Krifka, Manfred & Fereshteh Modarresi

02.12.2015

Queen Mary University London

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/AnaphoraIncorporationLondon.pdf


The existential quantificational force of pseudo-incorporated nominals and its effects on their anaphoric uptake

Krifka, Manfred & Fereshteh Modarresi

Linguistic and Cognitive Aspects of Quantification

16.10.2015 - 17.10.2015

Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Science

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/AnaphoraIncorporationBudapest.pdf


Feldforschung auf der Insel Ambrym im Südseestaat Vanuatu

Krifka, Manfred

Salon der Sprachen

13.10.2015

Berlin


Phonology, Orthograpy Design, and the Development of Literacy in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

30.09.2015

Dept. of Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_PhonologyOrthographyDaakie_Austin.pdf


Fieldwork in Semantics (with special reference to Daakie)

Krifka, Manfred

29.09.2015

Dept. of Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin


Temporal and modal reference in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Colloquium Talk

28.09.2015

Dept. of Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_TenseModalityDaakie_Austin.pdf


Questions in commitment space semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Syntax/Semantics group discussion

28.09.2015

Dept. of Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin


The realis/irrealis distinction in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

25.08.2015

University of Melbourne


Dealing with fuzzy categories by coercion

Krifka, Manfred

Categories and grammar -- Criteria and Limitations.

02.07.2015 - 04.07.2015

FU Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Categories_Coercion.pdf


Feldforschung auf der Insel Ambrym im Südseestaat Vanuatu Die Verschriftlichung einer melanesischen Sprache

Krifka, Manfred

19.06.2015

Freundeskreis Julius-Riemer-Sammlung, Lutherstadt Wittenberg


Prominence in polarity questions and their answers

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Prominence

15.06.2015 - 17.06.2015

U Köln

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Prominence_Koeln.pdf


Bias in Commitment Space Semantics: Declarative Questions, Negated Questions, and Question Tags1

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Speech Acts

11.06.2015 - 13.06.2015

ZAS Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_QuestionTags_SpeechActs_ZAS.pdf


Bias in commitment space semantics: Declarative questions, negated questions, and question tags

Krifka, Manfred

SALT 25 (Semantics and Linguistic Theory)

15.05.2015 - 17.05.2015

Stanford U

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Salt25_PosterHandout.pdf


Daakie (Austronesian; Ambrym, Vanuatu), with special focus on vowel shift, relational nouns, and realis/irrealis modality

Krifka, Manfred

14.05.2015

U California, Berkeley


Realis/Irrealis in coding mood, modal, and temporal distinctions:  The case of Daakie (Austronesian; Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

27.03.2015

City U Hong Kong


Ingredients of information structure

Krifka, Manfred

26.03.2015

Beijing Language and Culture U


Speech acts as commitment changes: A new view on assertions and questions

Krifka, Manfred

23.03.2015

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences


An explanation of Condition C effects under reconstruction

Krifka, Manfred

3rd International Symposium on Prominence and Locality in Language

20.03.2015 - 21.03.2015

Beijing Language and Culture U


Questions: From embedded questions to speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

3rd International Symposium on Prominence and Locality in Language

20.03.2015 - 21.03.2015

Beijing Language and Culture U


Projecting the common ground with questions: Biases, tags, and alternatives

Krifka, Manfred

Division of Labour: A View from Syntax, Semantics, Information Structure, and Processing

22.01.2015 - 23.01.2015

U Tübingen

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_CommonGroundQuestions_Tuebingen.pdf


Selektionskriterien für indirekte Fragesätze

Krifka, Manfred, Kerstin Schwabe & Tonjes Veenstra

Tagung Komplementsätze

12.12.2014

IDS Mannheim


Focus and contrastive topics in questions

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop Questions in Discourse

18.09.2014 - 20.09.2014

U Göttingen

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_FocusInQuestions_Göttingen.pdf


Questions: From embedded questions to speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

Tutorial, Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 7

26.06.2014 - 28.06.2014

ZAS Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/QuestionTutorial_Part1.pdf


Modal and temporal reference in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages

11.06.2014 - 13.06.2014

U Tübingen

http://semanticsofaaa.wordpress.com/program/


Vom Erzählen zum Text: Schrift und Sprache des Geschichtenerzählens im Daakie (Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

Ringvorlesung: Klassiker, Thriller, Ladenhüter

13.05.2014

Courant-Zentrum Textstruktur, U Göttingen & Akademie der Wissenschaften, Göttingen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2F3-zXNiDjs


What do 'yes' and 'no' mean? A project in experimental pragmatics

Krifka, Manfred

Current Issues Seminar

05.05.2014

Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Current Issues Seminar


Focus in questions

Krifka. Manfred

24.03.2014

ZAS Berlin


50 Jahre Satzsemantik. Erfolge, Probleme, Perspektiven

Krifka, Manfred

50. Jahrestagung des Instituts für Deutsche Sprache. Sprachwissenschaft im Fokus: Positionsbestimmungen und Perspektiven

11.03.2014 - 13.03.2014

Mannheim

http://www.ids-mannheim.de/org/tagungen/program2014.html


Yes means yes, and no means no. Polarity particles as unambiguous propositional anaphors

Krifka, Manfred

Ambiguity and the design of language

03.03.2014 - 04.03.2014

Barcelona

http://filcat.uab.es/clt/ambiguity/program.html


Speech acts as semantic objects

Krifka, Manfred

24.02.2014

Stanford U


Focus in questions


Focus in polarity questions

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on non-canonical questions

18.02.2014 - 19.02.2014

U Konstanz

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_FocusInQuestions_Konstanz.pdf


Highlighting in written language: How spacing makes sense in an epigram by Schiller

Krifka, Manfred

Prosody in Information Structure

10.01.2014

U Frankfurt

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_SchillerEpigramm.pdf


Cognitive foundations of measuring and counting and their reflection in determiner systems

Krifka, Manfred

Mass and Count in Romance and Germanic Languages

16.12.2013 - 17.12.2013

U Zürich

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_CountNouns_Zürich.pdf


Bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure

Krifka, Manfred

NIAS Workshop Language and Handedness

28.11.2013 - 29.11.2013

Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Wassenaar

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Handedness_NIAS.pdf


Focus in questions (revised slides)


The mass/count distinction: Philosophical, linguistic and cognitive aspects

Krifka, Manfred

Investigating semantics: Empirical and philosophical approaches

10.10.2013 - 12.10.2013

U Bochum


Response particles and discourse particles: 'Ja', 'doch' and 'eben'

Krifka, Manfred

The role of modal particles in diverse speech acts

03.10.2013 - 04.10.2013

U Ca' Foscari, Venedig

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_JaDoch_Venice.pdf


Measuring and counting in the nominal and in the verbal domain

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Countability

16.09.2013 - 17.09.2013

U Düsseldorf

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_MeasuringCounting.pdf


Milestones in the evolution of semantically interpreted language: Compositionality, Topic/Comment-Structure, Propositions

Krifka, Manfred

DGfS Sommerschule 2013: Language Development: Evolution, Change, Acquisition

29.08.2013

HU Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/CompositionalityEvolution.pdf


Modal and temporal reference in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

16.08.2013

Victoria U Wellington, NZ


Embedding speech acts: Why, and how


Embedding speech acts: Why, and how

Krifka, Manfred

14.08.2013

U Auckland


Polarity particles as propositional anaphors

Krifka, Manfred

14.08.2013

U Auckland


Modal and temporal reference in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

09.08.2013

Australian National U, Canberra


Polarity particles as propositional anaphors

Krifka, Manfred

06.08.2013

Griffith U, Brisbane


Negation and focus in polarity questions


Shifts of meaning

Krifka, Manfred

Non-Compositionality Minerva Summer School

24.06.2013 - 27.06.2013

Hebrew U, Jerusalem

http://h2816i3x@amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/home/p2816/h2816i3x/public_html/Talks/ShiftsMeaningJerusalem.pdf


Linguistic ways and benefits of being vague

Krifka, Manfred & Stephanie Solt

Ringvorlesung, Institut für Psychologie

22.05.2013

HU Berlin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Vagueness_Ringvorlesung.pdf


Response particles as propositional anaphors

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 23

03.05.2013 - 05.05.2013

U of California, Santa Cruz

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/PolarityParticles_Salt_Handout.pdf


Linguistic ways and benefits of being vague

Solt, Stephanie & Manfred Krifka

Dealing Reasonably with Blurred Boundaries

25.04.2013 - 27.04.2013

Schloss Herrenhausen, Hannover


Negation and focus in polarity questions

Krifka, Manfred

12.04.2013

Harvard U


An explanation of Condition C effects under apparent reconstruction

Krifka, Manfred

09.04.2013

U of Pennsylvania


Polarity particles as propositional discourse referents

Krifka, Manfred

08.04.2013

Rutgers U, New Brunswick


Embedding speech acts: why, and how

Krifka, Manfred

05.04.2013

New York U


Modal and temporal reference in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred

04.04.2013

New York U


Modality in Daakie and Daakaka (Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Krifka, Manfred & Kilu von Prince

08.03.2013

ZAS Berlin


The semantics and pragmatics of response particles

Krifka, Manfred

The 14th Szklarska Poreba Workshop

01.03.2013 - 04.03.2013

Szklarska Poreba


Negated polarity questions as denegations of assertions

Krifka, Manfred

LUSH talk (Leiden-Utrecht Semantics Happenings)

21.02.2013

Utrecht U


The mereological structure of noun and verb meanings

Krifka, Manfred

How Categorical are Categories?

07.01.2013 - 09.01.2013

U Wroclaw


Das Sprachdokumentationsprojekt zu Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu): Theoretische Einsichten und praktische Ergebnisse

Krifka, Manfred

52. Studentische Tagung Sprachwissenschaft (StuTS)

24.11.2012

TU Berlin


Das Sprachdokumentationsprojekt zu Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu): Theoretische Einsichten und praktische Ergebnisse

Krifka, Manfred

Gastvortrag zum Festsymposium zum 10-jährigen Bestehen des Linguistischen Internationalen Promotionsprogramms, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

14.11.2012

Seidlvilla, München


Raetem lanwis blong yumi (Writing our language)

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on local languages, Lukaotem Gud Santo Festival

20.09.2012

Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/RaetemDaonLanwis.pdf


Negated polarity questions as speech act denegations

Krifka, Manfred

Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 22

18.05.2012 - 20.05.2012

U Chicago


Tense, modality and negation in Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu)


Tense/Mood system im Daakie (Austronesian)

Krifka, Manfred

23.03.2012

MPI für Psycholinguistik, Nijmegen


Questioning speech acts: An explanation of bias and negation in questions

Krifka, Manfred

Fragen im Diskurs, 1. Netzwerktreffen

10.03.2012

U Frankfurt/M.


Fragen, Negation in Fragen und Beantwortung von Fragen in einer dynamischen Sprechakttheorie


Linguistische Feldforschung am Beispiel des DoBeS-Projekts Languages of Southwest Ambrym

Krifka, Manfred

Methodenworkshop

28.02.2012

HU Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Feldforschung.pdf


Sprechakte in der Semantik: Warum Sprechakte subordinierbar sind, und wie sie subordiniert werden können


Approximate and precise use of language

Krifka, Manfred

Vague Language - Vague Law

20.01.2012 - 21.01.2012

U Freiburg

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/VagheitFreiburg.pdf


Semantik und Informationsstruktur definitorisch-generischer Sätze


Questions and question acts

Krifka, Manfred

18th Amsterdam Colloquium

19.12.2011 - 21.12.2011

U Amsterdam

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/QuestionSpeechActs_Amsterdam2011.pdf


Semantic representation formats for focus


Causativity in Language: unaccusatives, causative alternation, continuous causation in the dative alternation


Conversational Agents in a Virtual World

Adolphs, Peter, Anton Benz, Núria Bertomeu Castelló, Xiwen Cheng, Tina Klüwer, Manfred Krifka, Alexandra Strekalova, Hans Uszkoreit & Feiyu Xu

34th Annual German Conference on Artificial Intelligence, KI 2011

04.10.2011 - 07.10.2011

TU Berlin


An explanation of Condition C effects under apparent reconstruction

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Reconstruction Effects in Relative Clauses'

08. - 09.07.2011

ZAS Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/ReconstructionRelatives.pdf


Semantics and information structure of definitional sentences

Krifka, Manfred

Graz Workshop on Information Structure

17. - 18.06.2011

U Graz

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/GrazDefinitionalSentences.pdf


Predicate markers in Daakie, an Austronesian language of Ambrym, Vanuatu: Realis and Irrealis

Krifka, Manfred

Speaking of Possibility and Time II

03. - 04.06.2011

U Göttingen

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Daakie_Goettingen_2011_Revised.pdf


Notes on Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu): Sounds and modality

Krifka, Manfred

AFLA 18 (Austronesian Formal Language Association)

04. - 06.03.2011

Harvard U

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_Daakie_AFLA_18.pdf


How to interpret "expletive" negation under 'before' in German. Beyond "any" and "ever" - Challenging theories about NPI licensing

Krifka, Manfred

21.01.2011

U Göttingen

Powerpoint PDF


Die Sprachen von Ambrym, Vanuatu: Einblicke in ein linguistisches Dokumentationsprojekt

Krifka, Manfred, Kilu von Prince & Soraya Hosni

16.12.2010

HU Berlin


An optimality-theoretic treatment of the hedonic implicatures of taste and smell

Krifka, Manfred

Tandem Workshop on Optimality in Language and Geometric Approaches to Cognition

11. - 13.12.2010

ZAS Berlin

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/SmellTasteTalk.pdf


Superlative quantifiers as meta speech acts

Krifka, Manfred & Ariel Cohen

Conference Formal Semantics and Pragmatics: Discourse, Contexts, and Models

19. - 21.11.2010

U Riga


Speech acts: not truth-conditional, but part of semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Konferenz 'Sentence types, sentence moods and illocutionary forces'

04. - 06.11.2010

ZAS Berlin & BBAW

http://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/BierwischConference.pdf


Expletive negation under 'bevor'


Embedding speech acts


Wir gehen nicht nach Hause bevor wir (nicht) die Negation in diesem Satz erklärt haben

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Ereignissemantik'

11.-12.12.2009

HU Berlin


Modal particles in adverbial clauses

Hinterhölzl, Roland & Manfred Krifka

Workshop 'Root Phenomena'

02.-04.09.2009

ZAS Berlin


Update on granularity experiments

Krifka, Manfred, Stephanie Solt & Nicole Gotzner

Workshop 'Vagueness, Approximation and Granularity' (VAAG)

25.-26.06.2009

ZAS Berlin


An analysis of the hysteresis effect with vague adjectives

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Vagueness, Approximation and Granularity' (VAAG)

25.-26.06.2009

ZAS Berlin


Update on Basque experiments

Krifka, Manfred, Stephanie Solt & Nicole Gotzner

VAAG Workshop

25.06.2009 - 26.06.2009

ZAS Berlin


Embedding speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Recursion in Language and Cognition

26.05.2009 - 28.05.2009

U Massachusetts, Amherst

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Krifka_SpeechActs_Amherst.pdf


Definitional generics as second-order publication

Krifka, Manfred

Conference 'Genericity: Interpretation and use'

11.-13.05.2009

Institute Nicod, EHESS Paris

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/KrifkaGenericityParis.pdf


Counting configurational entities


Equational intensional 'reconstruction' relatives

Krifka, Manfred

Talk at the Syntax/Semantics Reading Group, MIT

08.04.2009

MIT, Cambridge, MA (USA)

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/GrosuKrifka_EIRR_MIT.pdf


Counting configurational entities

Krifka, Manfred

23.03.2009

U Tübingen


Different kinds of count nouns and plurals

Krifka, Manfred

Syntax of the World's languages III

25.-26.09.2008

FU Berlin

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/CountPluralFUBerlin.pdf


What's the difference between three, at least three, three or more and more than two?

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Contrastiveness in information structure and scalar implicatures', 18th International Congress of Linguists

21.07.2008

Seoul (ROK)


Masses and countables Cognitive and linguistic factors

Krifka, Manfred

Formal Semantics in Moscow

05.04.2008

Moskau


Approximation as strategic communication

Krifka, Manfred

02.04.2008

U Moskau


What do Contrastive Topics and Frame Setters have in Common? The Role of Addressing and Delimitation in Information Structure

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Contrastive information structure analysis

18.-19.03.2008

BU Wuppertal

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/Contrast_Wuppertal_2.pdf


Bimanuale Koordination und Topik/Kommentar-Strukturierung

Krifka, Manfred

12.12.2007

U Bielefeld


Fünf linguistische Schnittstellen

Krifka, Manfred

12.12.2007

U Bielefeld

Powerpoint PDF


More on the difference between more than two and at least three

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Even and friends'

17.10.2007

Paris

Powerpoint PDF


Basic notions of information structure

Krifka, Manfred

XXX. Romanistentag, Workshop 'Fokus und Hintergrund in den romanischen Sprachen'

24.09.2007

U Wien


Masses and countables: Cognitive and linguistic factors

Krifka, Manfred

The syntax and semantics of measurement, CASTL

17.-18.09.2007

U Tromsø

Powerpoint PDF


Bimanuale Koordination und Topik/Kommentar- Struktur

Krifka, Manfred

Berlin Gesture Center

29.06.2007

Museum für Kommunikation, Berlin

Powerpoint PDF


Grundbegriffe der Informationsstruktur

Krifka, Manfred

LIPP Symposium

21.-23.06.2007

U München


Approximation as strategic communication

Krifka, Manfred

23.05.2007

U Osnabrück


Stressed postposed additive particles as markers of givenness

Krifka, Manfred

01.05.2007

Stanford U


Approximation as strategic communication

Krifka, Manfred

West Coast Conference of Formal Linguistics (WCCFL)

28.04.2007

U California, Berkeley

Powerpoint PDF


More on the difference between more than two and at least three

Krifka, Manfred

26.04.2007

U California, Santa Cruz

Powerpoint PDF


Postposed additive particles -- Markers of givenness?

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Information Structure in Child and Adult Language

29.-31.03.2007

MPI, Nijmegen


The origin of topic/comment structure, of predication, and of focusation in asymmetric bimanual coordination

Krifka, Manfred

Nascent Languages Conference, Rockefeller Foundation

04.-08.10.2006

Bellagio Study and Conference Center

Powerpoint PDF


Question-answer congruence and the proper representation of focus

Krifka, Manfred

Tenth Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue (Brandial)

11.-13.09.2006

U Potsdam

Powerpoint PDF


Can focus accenting be eliminated in favor of deaccenting of given constituents?

Krifka, Manfred

Ninth Symposium on Logic and Language

23.-26.08.2006

Beseny (H)

Powerpoint PDF


How to be doubly negative but still quite happy

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Theory and evidence in semantics'

01.06.2006

U Groningen

Powerpoint PDF


Three, more than two, at least three: What's the difference?

Krifka, Manfred

24.05.2006

U Leipzig


The pragmatics of precise and approximative interpretations of number words

Krifka, Manfred

04.04.2006

U Texas, Austin


Three, more than two, at least three: What's the difference?

Krifka, Manfred

Scuola Normale Superiore

03.03.2006

Pisa

Powerpoint PDF


Remarks on the interpretation of bare NPs: Type shift, information structure and the nature of the mass/count distinction

Krifka, Manfred

A Bare Workshop

22.12.2005

U Utrecht


More on the approximative interpretation of number words

Krifka, Manfred

19.-21.12.2005

Amsterdam Colloquium

Powerpoint PDF


More on the difference between more than two and at least three

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'QP Structure, nominalizations, and the role of DP'

05.11.2005

U Saarbrücken


More on approximative number words

Krifka, Manfred

Semantiknetzwerk

14.-16.07.2005

ZAS Berlin


A functional similarity between bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure

Krifka, Manfred

Blankensee-Colloquium 'Language evolution: Cognitive and cultural factors'

29.06.2005

Berlin


Swahili: Einige Bemerkungen zur Syntax

Krifka, Manfred

14.-16.04.2005

U Hannover

Handout


Accenting and deaccenting arguments

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Weak words

11.04.2005

Konstanz/Freudental

Powerpoint Presentation


Negated antonyms and approximative number words: Two applications of bidirectional optimality theory

Krifka, Manfred

05.-07.11.2004

U Wien

Powerpoint Presentation


Conjunction and disjunction of imperatives

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Mood and (in)subordination'

01.-03.11.2004

ZAS Berlin


Wenn die Seele spricht: Über einen Sinnspruch von Schiller

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Spracherwerb'

30.-31.10.2004

ZAS Berlin

Handout


The accomplished mathematician he claims to be: The semantics of Modal Compatibility Relatives

Krifka, Manfred

Sinn und Bedeutung IX

29.10.2004

Nijmegen

Handout


Imprecise Interpretations and Negated Antonyms: Two Applications of Optimality Theory in Pragmatics

Krifka, Manfred

Semantiknetzwerk

27.-28.10.2004

Nijmegen


Imprecise Interpretations and Negated Antonyms: Two Applications of Optimality Theory in Pragmatics

Krifka, Manfred

Colloquium Cognitive Foundations of Interpretation

24.09.2004

Royal Academy of Science of the Netherlands (KNAW), Amsterdam


Embedded speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

21.09.2004

Nanzan U, Nagoya


Bare Plurals: Kind-referring, indefinites, both, or neither?

Krifka, Manfred

21.09.2004

Todai U, Tokyo

Powerpoint Presentation


Imprecise interpretations and negated antonyms: Two applications of Bidirectional Optimality Theory

Krifka, Manfred

17.09.2004

Kobe U


On being vague and on being not unhappy: Two applications of bidirectional optimality theory

Krifka, Manfred

13.04.2004

Stanford U


Semantics below and above speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

09.04.2004

Stanford U

Handout


Proposition sets or structured meanings: That's the question


Semantics below and above speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

05.04.2004

U Massachusetts, Amherst


Semantics below and above speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

02.04.2004

MIT


Semantics below and above speech acts

Krifka, Manfred

Roman Jakobson Lecture

15.03.2004

Prag, Linguistic Circle


Do we need Structured Question Meanings?

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Information structure and the architecture of grammar: A typological perspective'

01.-02.02.2004

U Tübingen

Powerpoint PDF


Semantics and pragmatics of the dative alternation (in the face of new evidence from the WWW)

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Linguistic Evidence: Empirical, theoretical, and computational perspectives

29.-31.01.2004

U Tübingen

Powerpoint PDF


Bare plurals: Kind-referring, Indefinites, Both, or Neither?

Krifka, Manfred

5th Syntax and Semantics Conference

02.-04.10.2003

Paris

Powerpoint presentation


The mereological approach to aspectual composition

Krifka, Manfred

04.07.2003

Yonsei U, Seoul (ROK)


Polarity Items in Questions

Krifka, Manfred

Korean Society of Logic and Information

28.06.2003

Inha U, Incheon (ROK)

Powerpoint Presentation


Measure expressions and M-implicatures

Krifka, Manfred

27.06.2003

Seoul National U (ROK)

Powerpoint Presentation


Bare plurals - Ambiguous or not?

Krifka, Manfred

27.06.2003

Seoul National U (ROK)


Quantifiers in Questions

Krifka, Manfred

KASELL International Conference on English Language and Linguistics

26.06.2003

Hanyang U, Seoul


Semantic and pragmatic conditions for the Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

KASELL International Conference on English Language and Linguistics

25.06.2003

Hanyang U, Seoul


Polarity items in questions

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Polarity, Scalar Phenomena, Implicatures: At the Interface between Grammar and the Cognitive System

18.-20.06.2003

U Milan-Bicocca


Wie man in fünfzehn Jahren einige semantische Probleme löst

Krifka, Manfred

14.-15.05.2003

HU Berlin

Handout


Kind of kind reference: Bare plurals - Ambiguous or Nor?

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) XIII

09.-11.05.2003

Seattle

http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h2816i3x/Talks/GenericitySeattle.ho.pdf


Measure Expressions and M-Implicatures

Krifka, Manfred

DGfS-Jahrestagung

28.02.2003

München


Polarity Items in Questions

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on polarity and scalarity

23.-24.01.2003

U Potsdam

Powerpoint presentation


Kasussynkretismus der Feminina im Deutschen in typologischer Perspektive

Krifka, Manfred

22.01.2003

Mannheim

Handout


Negative Polarität

Krifka, Manfred

Kolloquium Kognitionswissenschaft

21.01.2003

U Potsdam

Powerpoint Presentation


Sprachwissenschaftliche Forschung zwischen Philologie, Logik und Biologie

Krifka, Manfred

Perspektiven geisteswissenschaftlicher Forschung

Dezember 2002

Berlin

Handout


Accomodating indefinites

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Information structure in context

14.11.2002 - 16.11.2002

U Stuttgart

Handout


Linguistic factors in cockpit communication

Krifka, Manfred

43th Congress of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie

24.-26.09.2002

Berlin


Embedded Speech Acts

Krifka, Manfred

In the Mood

20.-22.06.2002

U Frankfurt/M.

Handout


The mereological approach to aspectual composition

Krifka, Manfred

Conference 'Perspectives on aspect'

12.-14.12.2001

U Utrecht

Handout


Kinds of kind reference

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Genericity

10.11.2001

U Köln

Handout


Lexical Representations and the nature of the Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

09.11.2001

U Amsterdam

Handout


Genericity: Kind reference and generalizations

Krifka, Manfred

10.10.2001

U Leipzig


Quantification into Speech Acts

Krifka, Manfred

4th Tbilisi Symposion

23.-28.09.2001

Borjomi (GE)


Manner Components in Lexical Representations: The Case of the Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

Conference 'The lexicon in linguistic theory'

24.08.2001

U Düsseldorf


Association with Focus Phrases

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Topic, Focus and Intonation

20.07.2001

U Santa Barbara


Speech Acts and Truth-Conditional Meaning

Krifka, Manfred

Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics

11.06.2001

Jerusalem

Handout


Genericity: A Guided Tour

Krifka, Manfred

22.04.2001

Hebrew U, Jerusalem


Precise and Vague Interpretation of Measure Terms

Krifka, Manfred

22.04.2001

Hebrew U, Jerusalem


Precise and Vague Interpretations of Measure Terms: An Easy Piece in Bidirectional Optimality Theory

Krifka, Manfred

Conference 'Sinn und Bedeutung 5'

18.-20.12.2000

Amsterdam


Topics and Speech Acts

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Topic-Comment-Structure

17.-19.11.2000

Wuppertal


Alternatives for Aspectual Particles: The Semantics of still and already

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Presuppositions in Honor of Hans Kamp

04.10.2000

Stuttgart


Alternatives for Aspectual Particles: Semantics of still and already

Krifka, Manfred

Berkeley Linguistics Society Meeting 26

20.02.2000

U Berkeley


Manner Components in the Dative Alternation in English

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Linguistic form and its computation'

12.10.1999

Bad Teinach


Die Dativ-Alternation im Englischen

Krifka, Manfred

23.07.1999

U München


Quantifikation in der Frage

Krifka, Manfred

20.07.1999

HU Berlin


Kasus-Synkretismus im Deutschen in typologischer Perspektive

Krifka, Manfred

26.04.1999

U Konstanz

Handout


Manner in Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

26.04.1999

U Konstanz


Manner in Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics XVIII

10.04.1999

Tucson


Manner in Dative Alternation

Krifka, Manfred

30.03.1999

U New York


Quantifying into question acts

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) IX

19.02.1999 - 21.02.1999

U California, Santa Cruz


Deakzentuierte Indefinita und Quantifikation

Krifka, Manfred

18.12.1998

HU Berlin


Ereignis-Homomorphismen in der lexikalischen Semantik

Krifka, Manfred

16.12.1998

HU Berlin


For a structured account of questions and answers

Krifka, Manfred

Sinn und Bedeutung

13.12.1998

U Leipzig


Arguments for structured question meanings

Krifka, Manfred

12.10.1998

Ohio State U


Additive particles under stress

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) VIII

08.-10.05.1998

MIT


Non-novel indefinites in adverbial quantification

Krifka, Manfred

10.04.1998

MIT


Syntax of focus-sensitive operators

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics

14.-16.12.1997

Hebrew U of Jerusalem


Scope inversion under the rise-fall contour in German

Krifka, Manfred

20.11.1997

Tel Aviv U


Evidence for focus phrases

Krifka, Manfred

13.11.1997

U Tübingen


Der sprachliche Blick auf Ereignisse: Aspekt, Aktionsart, Zeitkonstitution Studium Generale

Krifka, Manfred

12.11.1997

U Tübingen


Arguments for Property Arguments

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Cross-linguistic variation in semantics

26.07.1997

Cornell U


The Expression of Quantization

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Cross-linguistic variation in semantics

16.07.1997

Cornell U


Externe Modifikation von inkorporierten Nomina im Westgrönländischen

Krifka, Manfred

Talk presented at a symposium to honor Theo Vennemann

14.07.1997

München

Handout


On the semantic representation of movement verbs and verbs expressing change

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Events as grammatical Objects

27.06.1997

Cornell U


Association with Focus and Association with Focus Phrases / Focus in Questions and Answers

Krifka, Manfred

16.-17.06.1997

MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen


Die grammatische Repräsentation von Fokus

Krifka, Manfred

06.06.1997

U München


Investigations into the Nature of Focus

Krifka, Manfred

Series of 3 Lectures

19.-21.05.1997

U München


The Algebra of Telicity

Krifka, Manfred

17.05.1997

City U of Hong Kong & Chinese U of Hong Kong


The Meaning of Noun Phrases

Krifka, Manfred

12.05.1997

City U of Hong Kong


Frameworks for the Representation of Focus

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Formal Grammar, 9th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information

11.08.1996

U Taipei (RC)


Investigations into the Nature of Focus

Krifka, Manfred

Three talks given in the Ninth Vilém Mathesius lecture series

07.-09.08.1996

Prag


Frameworks for the Representation of Focus

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Language, logic and computation

31.05.-02.06.1996

U Prag


Pragmatic Strengthening in Plural Predications and Donkey Sentences

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) VI

26.-28.04.1996

Stanford U


Association with Focus and Association with Focus Phrases

Krifka, Manfred

05.04.1996

Rutgers U


Association with focus and association with Focus Phrases

Krifka, Manfred

15.03.1996

U California, Santa Cruz


Gender in Language and Gender in Society

Krifka, Manfred

31.01.1996

U California, Los Angeles


Scope Inversion in German under the Rise-Fall Pattern

Krifka, Manfred

Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

13.10.1995

Stanford U


'Weak' and 'Strong' Interpretations of Donkey Sentences and Plural Predications

Krifka, Manfred

09.10.1995

Stanford U


Parametrized Sum Individuals and Plural Anaphora

Krifka, Manfred

25.09.1995

Brown U, Providence


Parametrized Sum Individuals and Plural Anaphora

Krifka, Manfred

18.09.1995

Stanford U


Befehl, Erlaubnis und Boolesche Operatoren

Krifka, Manfred

Max-Planck-Arbeitsgruppe Strukturelle Linguistik

02.07.1995

Berlin


Schwache und starke Intepretation von Pluralaussagen in Eselssätzen

Krifka, Manfred

Max-Planck-Arbeitsgruppe Strukturelle Linguistik

30.06.1995

Berlin


Telicity in Movement

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Time, Space and Movement 5

24.06.1995

Chateau de Bonas, U le Mirail, Toulouse


Focus and/or Context: A Second Look at 'Second Occurrence Utterances'

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Context and grammar

13.02.1995

Karls-U, Prag


Plural Reference with Parametrized Sum Individuals

Krifka, Manfred

03.02.1995

Rutgers U


Introduction to 'Linguistic dimension of information structure'

Krifka, Manfred

Research Conference on Logic, Language and Information: Inference and Information Structure within Computational Semantics

11.12.1994

Espinho (P)


Quantization in Natural Language

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop 'Knowledge representation and models'

05.12.1994

Copenhagen Business School


Scope Inversion under the Rise-Fall Pattern in German

Krifka, Manfred

04.11.1994

U Indiana, Bloomington


Weak and Strong Intepretation of Donkey Sentences and Predications on Sum Individuals

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Recent Developments in the Semantics of Natural Languages

09.-16.10.1994

U Tübingen


Focus and Operator Scope in German

Krifka, Manfred

Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America

01.10.1994

Boston (USA)


What Semantics is About

Krifka, Manfred

6th Summer School in Logic, Language and Information

10.08.1994

Kopenhagen


Focus and Operator Scope in German

Krifka, Manfred

Symposium on the Syntax/Semantics Interface, 6th Summer School in Logic

09.08.1994

Kopenhagen


Focus and Operator Scope in German

Krifka, Manfred

Conference 'Focus and natural language processing'

13.06.1994

Schloss Wolfsbrunnen, Kassel


Semantics and Pragmatics of Polarity Items

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) IV

06.05.1994

U Rochester


The Origins of Telicity

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Events and Grammar

23.11.1993

Bar Ilan U (IL)


The Semantics and Pragmatics of Polarity Items

Krifka, Manfred

22.10.1993

U Massachusetts, Amherst


Focus: Some Syntactic and Semantic Considerations

Krifka, Manfred

ELSNET Summer School on Prosody

20.07.1993

U College London


Focus, Presupposition, and Dynamic Interpretation

Krifka, Manfred

09.06.1993

U Oslo


Focus and quantification

Krifka, Manfred

08.06.1993

U Frankfurt


Focus, Presupposition, and Dynamic Interpretation

Krifka, Manfred

07.06.1993

U Tübingen


Parametrized Sum Individuals for Singular/Plural Reference and Distributive/Collective Predication

Krifka, Manfred

Third conference on Semantics and Linguistic theory (SALT III)

07.03.1993

U California, Irvine


Focus and quantification

Krifka, Manfred

22.01.1993

U Pennsylvania, Philadelphia


Focus and Presupposition in Dynamic Semantics: The case of only

Krifka, Manfred

4th Symposium on Logic and Language

05.08.1992 – 08.08.1992

Hungarian Academy of Science, Budapest


A Framework for Focus-Sensitive Quantification

Krifka, Manfred

Second conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT II)

10.05.1992

Ohio State U, OH (USA)


Focus, semantic partition, and quantification

Krifka, Manfred

Arizona Linguistics Conference

28.03.1992

Tucson


Focus, Semantic Partition, and Dynamic Interpretation

Krifka, Manfred

8th Amsterdam Colloquium

Dez 91

Amsterdam


Focus, semantic partition, and quantification

Krifka, Manfred

20.04.1991

Stanford U


A Compositional Semantics for Multiple Focus Constructions

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) I

19.04.1991 – 22.04.1991

Cornell U


The Semantics of Focus

Krifka, Manfred

15.04.1991

U Arizona, Tucson


Die Sematik von Konstruktionen mit mehrfachem Fokus

Krifka, Manfred

13.03.1991

U Tübingen


A Compositional Semantics for Multiple Focus Constructions

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Natural Language Processing

15.02.1991

U Texas, Austin


The Semantics and Pragmatics of Polarity Items

Krifka, Manfred

12.12.1990

U Rochester


A Pragmatic Theory of Polarity Items

Krifka, Manfred

01.11.1990

U Illinois, Urbana-Champaign


How to get rid of groups, using DRT

Krifka, Manfred

Third Conference on Logic and Linguistics

25.08.1990 – 29.08.1990

Revfülöp (H)


Polarity Phenomena and Alternative Semantics

Krifka, Manfred

Seventh Amsterdam Colloquium

19.12.1989

Amsterdam


Nominalreferenz, Zeitkonstitution, Aspekt

Krifka, Manfred

07.12.1989

Berlin


Komparation ohne Ellipsen

Krifka, Manfred

05.12.1989

U Stuttgart


Nomininal Reference and Aspectual Classes

Krifka, Manfred

01.12.1989

U Dar es Salaam


Boolean and Non-Boolean 'And'

Krifka, Manfred

Second Conference on Logic and Linguistics

04.09.1989 – 09.09.1989

Hajdúszoboszló (H)


Befürchtungen um die Computerlinguistik

Krifka, Manfred

Forschung und Technikfolgenbewertung - Stand und Diskussion an der Universität Tübingen

07.07.1989

U Tübingen


Platonic Discourse Referents

Krifka, Manfred

Referential and Anaphoric Processes in Text Comprehension and Generation

03.07.1989 – 07.07.1989

Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung, Bielefeld


Induced Measure Functions of Events

Krifka, Manfred

22.03.1989

U Texas, Austin


Induced Measure Functions of Events

Krifka, Manfred

Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America

27.12.1988 – 29.12.1988

New Orleans


Mafunktionen in der Semanik natürlicher Sprache

Krifka, Manfred

Tagung 'Wissensrepräsentation und Semantik natürlicher Sprache'

11.10.1988 – 13.10.1988

Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung, Bielefeld


The Relational Theory of Genericity

Krifka, Manfred

Tagung 'Genericity in Natural Language'

06..08.1988 – 08.08.1988

U Tübingen


A Treatment of Aspectual Classes in Terms of Event Lattices

Krifka, Manfred

Annual Meeting of the Society for Exact Philosophy

02.06.1988 – 05.06.1988

Rochester, NY (USA)


Genericity

Krifka, Manfred

12.05.1988

U Massachusetts, Amherst


Eine pragmatische Theorie negativer Polaritätselemente

Krifka, Manfred

DGfS-Jahrestagung

02.03.1988 – 05.03.1988

Wuppertal


Some Linguistic Devices for Event Quantization and Event Measurement

Krifka, Manfred

Conference on Events and natural language metaphysics

25.02.1988 – 28.02.1988

U Texas at Austin, Center for Cognitive Studies


Measure Functions in the Semantics of Natural Languages

Krifka, Manfred

Workshop on Discourse Representation Theory

11.12.1987 – 13.12.1987

Stuttgart


A Typology of Generics

Krifka, Manfred

Symposion on Generics, Linguistic Institute of the Linguistic Society of America

Jul 87

Stanford U


Nominal Reference and Temporal Constitution

Krifka, Manfred

Jul 87

Stanford U


Nominal Reference and Temporal Constitution: Towards a Semantics of Quantity

Krifka, Manfred

6th Amsterdam Colloquium

Apr 87

Amsterdam


Software-Dokumentation für den Laien

Krifka, Manfred

Kolloquium Wissenschaft und Wissenschaftsjournalismus

28.07.1985 – 29.07.1985

IDS Mannheim


Textverarbeitung für Philologen

Krifka, Manfred

Forschungsstelle für natürlich-sprachliche Systeme

Jul 85

U Tübingen


Der genetische und der sprachliche Code

Krifka, Manfred

29.11.1983

U Köln, Institut für Genetik

Handout