locality

Disambiguating stripping ellipsis in Persian: How parallelism and locality interact

Mapping remnant and correlate in Persian stripping

Locality and Alternatives on Demand: Resolving discourse-linked wh-phrases in sluiced structures

Previous studies have observed a tendency to associate the remnant (e.g., who) of ambiguous sluicing ellipsis with the closest/most local correlate (someone) in the matrix clause, as in Somebody said Fred fired someone, but I don’t know who. I …

Information structure preferences in focus-sensitive ellipsis: How defaults persist

We compare the roles of overt accent and default focus marking in processing ellipsis structures headed by focus-sensitive coordinators (such as Danielle couldn't pass the quiz, let alone the final/Kayla). In a small auditory corpus study of radio …

Alternatives on demand and locality: Resolving discourse-linked wh-phrases in sluices

Previous studies have observed a tendency to associate the remnant (e.g., who) of ambiguous sluicing ellipsis with the closest / most local correlate (someone) in the matrix clause, as in Somebody said Fred fired someone, but I don’t know who …

Predictions in sentence processing: Words to structure

Remnant seeks correlate for contrastive relationship. Locals preferred.

On sprouting in much less ellipsis

Processing Preferences in Focus-Sensitive Coordination: Locality and Parallelism

Processing Preferences in Focus-Sensitive Coordination: Locality and Parallelism