Papers

Peer-reviewed journal articles:

2019. Conveying emphasis for intensity: Lexical and syntactic strategies. Language and Linguistics Compass. 13(7), 1–13. (with Andreas Trotzke) Paper.

2019. Marking imprecision, expressing surprise. Like between hedging and mirativity.  Journal of Linguistics. 55(1), 1–34. (with Emily Hanink). Paper.

2018. Pragmatic precision and speaker qualities. Exploring social meaning across domains. Linguistics Vanguard. Paper

2018. Totally between discourse and subjectivity. Exploring the pragmatic side of intensification. Journal of Semantics. 35(2), 219–261Paper.

2017. Totally young sounds totally younger: intensification at the socio-semantics interface.  Journal of Sociolinguistics.21(2) 154–182 (with Laura Staum Casasanto). Paper.

2016. Unacceptable but comprehensible: the facilitation effects of resumptive pronouns. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics, 1(1), 29. (with Ming Xiang). Paper.

2015. Intensification without degrees cross-linguistically. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 33(3). 843–879 (with Ryan Bochnak). Paper

Chapters in edited volumes:

2019. Evidentials and Questions. Empirical Issues in Syntax and Semantics 12. (with Regine Eckardt). Paper

2018. Intensification, gradability and social perception.  “The semantics of gradability, vagueness, and scale structure: Experimental perspectives”, Springer series, edited by Castroviejo, McNally and Sassoon. Paper

Conference proceedings:

2019. Default Agreement with subjective assertions. Semantics and Linguistic Theory 29. (with Deniz Rudin). Paper

2018. Emphatic just and simply: the semantics and pragmatics of metalinguistic exclusives. Semantics and Linguistic Theory 28. Paper

2018. Decomposing cornering effects in alternative questions: An Experimental InvestigationProceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 22. (with Erlinde Meertens and Maribel Romero). Paper

2018. Subjective assertions are weak: an Experimental Study on Perspective-Dependent meaning. To appear in Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 22. Paper

2018. Alternative Questions, Markedness and Illocutionary Properties: an Experimental Study. Proceedings of CLS 53 (with Erlinde Meertens and Maribel Romero)Paper

2016. Exploring metalinguistic intensification. The case of Extreme Degree Modifiers. Proceedings of NELS 46. Paper

2015. From Totally Dark to Totally Old. The Formal Semantics of Subjectification. Sinn und Bedeutung 19 Draft

2015. Great pizzas, ghost negations: The emergence and persistence of mixed expressives. Sinn und Bedeutung 19 (with Jackson Lee). Paper

2014. Scalar meaning in diachrony: The suffix -issimo from Latin to Italian. NELS 44 Paper

2013. Is excellent better than good? Adjective scales and scalar implicatures.  Sinn und Bedeutung 17 (with Ming Xiang) Paper

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