Paper Archive

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(with S. Riezler, T. H. King, Richard Crouch) Statistical sentence condensation using ambiguity packing and stochastic disambiguation methods for Lexical-Functional Grammar. In the Proceedings of HLT-NAACL 2003, Vol. 1, pp. 118-125. Edmonton, Canada, 2003.

(with Ronald M. Kaplan) West-Germanic verb clusters in LFG. In Verb constructions in German and Dutch, Pieter Seuren and Gerard Kempen (eds.), pp. 127-150. John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2003.

(with Ronald M. Kaplan) Stylistic Inversion in French: Equality and Inequality in LFG. In Empirical Issues in Syntax and Semantics, Vol. 4, Claire Beyssade, Olivier Bonami, Patricia Cabredo Hofherr and Francis Corblin (eds.), pp. 190-205, Presses Universitaires de Paris Sorbonne, Paris, France 2003.

(with Ronald M. Kaplan) Subsumption and Equality: Cerman Partial Fronting in LFG. In Proceedings of the LFG02 Conference, M. Butt and T. Holloway King (eds.), CSLI Publications, Stanford, CA, 2002.

(with Anette Frank) Tense in LFG: Syntax and Morphology. In How we say WHEN it happens. Contributions to the theory of temporal reference in natural language, H. Kamp and U. Reyle (eds.) Niemeyer, Tübingen, Germany, 2002. (Reprinted in Projecting Morphology, L. Sadler and A. Spencer (eds.), CSLI Publications, Stanford, CA, 2004.)

Local Constraints vs. Economy. (Review of a book by David E. Johnson and Shalom Lappin) Computational Linguistics 26:2, 265-266, 2000.

Unaccusatives in Dutch and the Syntax-Semantics Interface. CSLI Report 123. Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford, CA. 1998.  A substantially revised version of this report appeared as "Unaccusativity in Dutch: integrating syntax and lexical semantics". In J. Pustejovsky (ed.) Semantics and the Lexicon, 129-161. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1993.

(with Geoff Nunberg) La polysémie systématique dans la description lexicale. Langue française 113, 12-23. 1997.

Contrastive Dislocation in Dutch and Icelandic. In Materials on Left Dislocation, E. Anagnostpoulou, H.van Riemsdijk and Fr. Zwarts (eds.), pp. 119-150, John Benjamins, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 1996.

(with M. Dalrymple) Les verbes causatifs “polymorphiques”: les prédicats complexes en français. Langages 122, 79-95, 1996.

(with Ronald M. Kaplan) Formal Devices for Linguistic Generalizations: West Germanic Word Order in LFG. In Linguistics and Computation, Jennifer Cole, Georgia Green and Jerry Morgan (eds.), pp. 3-27, CSLI Publications, Stanford, CA, 1995. (Also in Formal Issues in Lexical Functional Grammar.)

(with Joan Bresnan) Deep Unaccusativity in LFG. In Grammatical Relations. A Cross-Theoretical Perspective, Dziwirek, K., P. Farrell & E. Mejias-Bikandi (eds.), pp. 45-58, CSLI Publications, Stanford, CA, 1990.

Nominal Arguments in Dutch and WYSIWYG LFG. Unpublished manuscript. Referenced in Joan Bresnan's Morphology Competes with Syntax: Explaining Typological Variation in Weak Crossover Effects. In Is the Best Good Enough? Optimality and Competition in Syntax,  Pilar Barbosa, Danny Fox, Paul Hagstrom, Martha McGinnis and David Pesetsky (eds.), MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1998).

The place of bevallen (please) in the Syntax of Dutch. Technical report SSL-89-17. 28 pages. System Sciences Laboratory. Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, 1989.

(with J. Maling) Preposition-Stranding and Passive. In Modern Icelandic Syntax, Joan Maling and Annie Zaenen (eds.) , pp.153-164, Academic Press, 1990, originally published in 1985 on Cornell Working Papers in Linguistics

(with J. Maling) Unaccusative, Passive, and Quirky Case. In Modern Icelandic Syntax, Joan Maling and Annie Zaenen (eds.) , pp.137-152, Academic Press, 1990, originally published in 1984 in WCCFL 3.

(with G. N. Clements, J. McCloskey and J. Maling) String-Vacuous Rule Application. Linguistic Inquiry 14(1), 1-17, 1983.

(with E. Engdahl and J. Maling) Resumptive Pronouns Can be Syntactically Bound. Linguistic Inquiry 12(4), 679-682. 1981.