This week is a 2-for-1 deal in the lab! Tim Tilbe will discuss experiment design for the next phase of his research on meronymy (part naming) in two Mesoamerican languages. Holly Keily will also present a brief overview of Prototype Theory and introduce some recent research on the subject.
This week on Friday Anastasia will present the remainder of her field report from her recent work with Udmurt & Russian speakers. Then: an introduction the recently funded CAL (Causality Across Languages) project and an etic grid/stimulus design brainstorming session for the project.
This week come for two thrilling field reports! We’ll hear about Anastasia’s summer field trip to Russia and Kate’s summer trip to Chiapas.