Imke Driemel

Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Unter den Linden 6

D-10099 Berlin


email: firstname(dot)lastname(at)hu-berlin(dot)de

Research Interests

complementation, pseudo-noun incorporation, differential object marking, person case constraint, information structure, coordination, morpho-syntactic feature systems, exclamatives, acquisition, negative concord, genericity, allocutivity


Publications

Recent

submitted. [with Maria Kouneli] C-Agree is local subject-verb agreement in Kipsigis. [lingbuzz/005661]

submitted. [with Ahmet Bilal Özdemir & Marie-Luise Popp] Direction towards Person: Canonical inverse and reverse PCC in Adyghe. [lingbuzz/005552]

under contract. Pseudo-noun Incorporation and Differential Argument Marking. Monograph for the series "Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics" at Oxford University Press.

to appear. [with Maria Kouneli] A dedicated topic position in Kipsigis. To appear in Proceedings of TripleA 8. [lingbuzz/006571]

to appear. [with Maria Kouneli] <v,t>-type complementation in Kipsigis. To appear in Proceedings of WCCFL 39. [lingbuzz/006045]

2022

[with Sören Tebay] Determiner Removal in Balinese non-pivot agents. Syntax 25(2), 276-298. open access. [DOI: 10.1111/synt.12231]

2020

Pseudo-incorporation and its movement patterns. Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics, 5(1), 106. [DOI: 10.5334/gjgl.1120]

Pseudo-noun incorporation: A DP/VP approach. In: Proceedings of NELS 50, ed. by Mariam Asatryan, Yixiao Song, and Ayana Whitmal, 173-182, GLSA: Amherst, MA. [lingbuzz/005405]

[with Ahmet Bilal Özdemir & Marie-Luise Popp] A repair for PCC and inverse contexts in Adyghe. In: Proceedings of NELS 50, ed. by Mariam Asatryan, Yixiao Song, and Ayana Whitmal, 183-196, GLSA: Amherst, MA. [lingbuzz/005256]

2019

[with Sören Tebay] Neutralization in Balinese subjects by Structure Removal. In: Linguistische Arbeits Berichte (LAB), Vol. 94, ed. by A. Murphy, Universität Leipzig, 215-256. [LAB volumes]

[with Laura Becker & Jude Nformi] Focus in Limbum. In: African linguistics across the disciplines: Selected papers from the 48th ACAL, ed. by Lotven, Samson, S. Bongiovanni, P. Weirich, R. Botne, and S. Obeng, 219-237, Berlin: Language Science Press. [link volume]

[with Jelena Stojković] How to agree with a QNP. Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics, 4(1), 25. [DOI: 10.5334/gjgl.584]

2018

Person mismatch agreement. In: Proceedings of NELS 48, ed. by Sherry Hucklebridge and Max Nelson, GLSA: Amherst,MA. [pdf]

[with Jude Nformi] Focus strategies in Limbum. In: Proceedings of TripleA 4, ed. by E. Bogal-Allbritten and E. Coppock, Tübingen: University of Tübingen. 17-30. [link volume]

Variable verb positions in German exclamatives. In: M. Antomo and S. Müller (eds.). Linguistische Berichte, Sonderhefte 25: Non-canonical verb positioning in main clauses, 71-90. [pdf]

2016

The Syntax of Conjunct Extraposition. In: K. Bellamy, E. Karkovskaya and G. Saad (eds.). Proceedings of ConSOLE XXIV. Leiden: Leiden University Center of Linguistics, 63-87. [link volume]

Factivity in German Exclamatives. In: N. Bade, P. Berezovskaya and A. Schöller (eds.). Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 20, Tübingen: University of Tübingen. 198-216. [link volume]

2015

Exclamatives and Factivity. In: K. Bellamy, E. Karkovskaya, M. Kohlberger and G. Saad (eds.). Proceedings of ConSOLE XXIII. Leiden: Leiden University Center of Linguistics, 406-426. [link volume]


Presentations

Upcoming

June 2022. 1st Network Meeting of the DFG-funded Network Definiteness across domains. Humboldt University, Berlin. [program]

July 2022. [with Artemis Alexiadou, Johannes Hein, Fabienne Martin, Yining Nie] tba. IGRA Kolloquium. Universität Leipzig.

August 2022. [with Hyunjung Lee] Pseudo-incorporation vs. Differential Argument Marking in Korean. GLOW in Asia XIII. Chinese University Hong Kong.

September 2022. [with Itai Bassi, Abigail Bimpeh, Silvia Silleresi] Strict readings of logophors and the LF of anaphoric dependencies. Sinn und Bedeutung (SuB) 27. Charles University, Prague.

September 2022. [with Johannes Hein, Cory Bill, Aurore Gonzalez, Ivona Ilic, Paloma Jeretic] Do child languages have negative concord? A corpus study. Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition (GALA) 15. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt.


Past (selected)

2022. [with Abigail Bimpeh, Itai Bassi, Silvia Silleresi] Obligatory de se logophors in Ewe, Yoruba and Igbo: variation and competition. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL) 40. Stanford University. May 13th-14th. [OSF]

2022. Implicit arguments and their morpho-syntactic effects. Syntax Kolloquium. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. May 9th. [link]

2022. [with Abigail Bimpeh, Itai Bassi, Silvia Silleresi] Obligatory de se logophors in Ewe, Yoruba and Igbo: variation and competition. Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) 45. Queen Mary University of London. April 26th-29th. [poster]

2022. [with Johannes Hein, Cory Bill, Aurore Gonzalez, Ivona Ilic, Paloma Jeretic] Negative concord in the acquisition of non-negative concord languages. Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS) 58. University of Chicago. April 22nd-24th. [slides]

2022. [with Gurujegan Murugesan] Gender and allocutivity in the world's languages. Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages (FASAL) 12. University of Utah, Salt Lake City. April 9th-10th. [slides]

2021. [with Johannes Hein, Desiré Carioti, Jakob Wünsch, Artemis Alexiadou, Maria Teresa Guasti, Uli Sauerland] An acceptability judgement study of generic readings for Leibniz Dream. TerraLing Workshop. Online, October 21st-23rd. [slides]

2021. [with Maria Kouneli] A dedicated topic position in Kipsigis. The semantics of African, Asian, and Austronesian Languages (TripleA) 8. National University of Singapore. June 21st- 27th.

2021. [with Maria Kouneli] C-Agree is local subject-verb agreement in Kipsigis. Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) 44. Virtual conference organized by the GLOW board. April 15th- 17th.

2021. [with Maria Kouneli] <v,t>-type complementation in Kipsigis. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL) 39. University of Arizona. April 8th- 11th.

2021. [with Maria Kouneli] Verb-y and noun-y complementation in Kipsigis. 43. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Universität Freiburg im Breisgau. February 24th- 26th.

2019. Pseudo-noun incorporation: A DP/VP approach. Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS) 50. Massachusetts Institute of Technology . October 25th-27th.

2019. [with Bilal Özdemir and Marie-Luise Popp] Adyghe cislocative: Canonical inverse but non-canonical PCC marker. Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS) 50. Massachusetts Institute of Technology . October 25th-27th.

2019. Pseudo-noun incorporation and the DP/NP-distinction. 41. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Universität Bremen. March 6th- 8th.

2018. [with Hyunjung Lee] Pseudo-noun incorporation in Korean. Nominals at the Interfaces. Sogang University, Seoul. November 2nd-4th.

2018. [with Jelena Stojković] How to agree with a QNP. LingLunch. University of Connecticut. April 17th.

2018. [with Jude Nformi] On pure focus movement in Syntax - Observations from Limbum. Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) 41. Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest. April 11th-13th. [handout]

2017. Person Mismatch Agreement. Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS) 48. University of Iceland, Reykjavik. October 27th-29th.

2017. [with Jelena Stojković] Revisiting Chain Shifts with Minimize Satisfaction. Resolving Conflicts across Borders. CAAS, Dubrovnik. October 20th-21st.

2017. Person Mismatch Coordination. Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW) 32. NTNU Trondheim. September 14th-15th.

2017. [with Laura Becker and Jude Nformi] Focus strategies in Limbum. The semantics of African, Asian, and Austronesian Languages (TripleA) 4. University of Gothenburg, Sweden. June 9th-11th.

2017. [with Laura Becker and Jude Nformi] Two types of Focus in Limbum. 48th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL). Indiana University, Bloomington. April 30th March - 2nd.

2017. Variable verb positions in German exclamatives. 39. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken. March 8th-10th.

2016. German Conjunct Extraposition. ConSOLE XXIV. University of York. January 6th-8th.

2015. Exclamatives and Factivity. Sinn und Bedeutung 20. University of Tübingen. September 9th-12th.

2014. Conjunct Extraposition in German. 40th Incontro di Grammatica Generativa (IdGG). Università di Trento. February 13th-15th.