Events by track

Neuro- and Psycholinguistics

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Accent stereotypes and their impact on language processing
People tend to categorize others based on their ethnic background, regional...
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics
Does contrast affect the use of the personal pronoun er and the pronominal demonstratives der and dieser in German?
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics
Evidence in Support of a Cognitive Bias for Cross-Category Harmony between the Verb Phrase and the Adpositional Phrase in the Absence of Surface-Level Patterns
The vast majority of languages for which we have the data display syntactic...
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics
Language and attachment in mother-child interactions: Relations between related talk and attachment
In my master’s thesis, which combines psychological and linguistic theories,...
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics
Sound symbolism im cross-linguistischen Vergleich
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics
The role of communication in the development of sign language lexicons
The most learnable language would be one with an identical form for every...
Neuro- and Psycholinguistics

Sociolinguistics

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An analysis of strategies and tactics used in courtroom dialogues
Language used in courtrooms has long been an issue of interest, due to its...
Sociolinguistics
Die Auswirkungen des Krieges auf die Sprache: Lehnwörter im Englischen
Sociolinguistics
#GermanisTikTok
„wer benutzt ÜBERHAUPT komma“ – Diese Frage einer TikTok-Nutzerin in der...
Sociolinguistics
Go small or go big, there is no in-between
Sociolinguistics
Morpheme expansion and linguistic mistakes of the Russian government
The ongoing invasion of Ukraine has significantly affected Russian language...
Sociolinguistics
Multilingualism in Crisis Communication
This on-going project investigates the availability, accessibility, and...
Sociolinguistics

Theoretical Linguistics

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An experimental approach to principle C in German
Theoretical Linguistics
Effects of Impoverishment and Obliteration in Morphology
In my talk I will lay out the different effects of the morphological...
Theoretical Linguistics
Existential Generics and Information Structure
Generic sentences are used to convey exception-tolerant generalizations over...
Theoretical Linguistics
Internet Memes as Argument Prompts
Theoretical Linguistics
Investigating the semantics of tense-aspect markers in Jula
Our talk aims at presenting a research project that we did on the tenses and...
Theoretical Linguistics
Metapragmatische Marker als Konfiguratoren mentaler Räume
Theoretical Linguistics
The binding of German anaphors in a Minimalist Framework
Theoretical Linguistics

Computational Linguistics

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ARAY: Create your own speaking clock
In this workshop we will briefly introduce speech synthesis, also known as...
Computational Linguistics
Fine-Tuned Sentence Transformer Model for Question Answering Task
I would like to introduce the structure and a practical application of...
Computational Linguistics
Hate Speech Detection on Code-Switched Data
The following presentation will focus on adapting a pre-trained BERT model to...
Computational Linguistics
Implementing a Chatbot - Rule Based vs. Machine Learning
Tools for implementing chatbots can generally be divided into two categories...
Computational Linguistics
Information structure in speech synthesis
The term ‘information structure’ refers to a way of forming a message in a...
Computational Linguistics
Spraakherkenning, wa is da? - Bias in Flemish Speech Recognition
Computational Linguistics
The rest is syntax
I present preliminary research on compositional phrase embeddings using a...
Computational Linguistics

Applied Linguistics

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Argumentative Muster von jungen CoVid-Skeptiker*innen und -Leugner*innen in Österreich.
Seit über zwei Jahren prägt die CoVid-19-Pandemie weltweit gesellschaftliche,...
Applied Linguistics
Intercultural Communicative Competence in foreign language teaching and learning: A comparison of the situation of Morocco and Germany in tertiary education
My participation aims at giving insightful criteria in choosing the research...
Applied Linguistics
Pragmatic Markers in Direct Messaging
A comparative study of pragmatic markers used in direct messaging and oral...
Applied Linguistics
"Warte, warst du jetzt im Krankenhaus?!"
Aus Imperativen entstandene Diskurspartikeln sind bisher vorwiegend in medial...
Applied Linguistics
"We were able to communicate after all.”
As the world becomes increasingly interconnected and mobility increases, more...
Applied Linguistics
Wie Menschen in laufende Gespräche einsteigen
Wie gelingt es Menschen, erfolgreich in bereits laufende Interaktionen...
Applied Linguistics

Break

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Breakfast @ accommodation
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Breakfast @ accommodation
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Breakfast @ accommodation
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Brunch @ Lazy Lemon
Ruiterskwartier 135A Leeuwarden
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Fries Straatfestival
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Game Night @ Accommodation
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Pub Crawl
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Historical Linguistics

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Crash Course Historical Comparative Method, The Tree Model & Genetic Relationship
We all know language families and language trees which are supposed to show...
Historical Linguistics
Innovation or Retention? On the [ɵ] > [ɐ] sound change in Yue dialects
Dialect variation offers us huge insights in the history of a language....
Historical Linguistics

Typology and Variational Linguistics

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Creating Dialect Maps (with QGIS)
In this workshop, we will go through: What are… & how do I...
Typology and Variational Linguistics
Genesis and Typology of Mixed Languages
Typology and Variational Linguistics
German loanwords in Cameroonian Fàŋ-Bətí languages
Basically, this study is geared towards the phonological description of the...
Typology and Variational Linguistics
"Kachten aus dem Kaatenspiel"
Eine laufende Untersuchung über die Verwendung des stimmlosen uvularen...
Typology and Variational Linguistics
Von Sprachkontakt und Zweckentfremdung: die Entwicklung des baskischen definiten Artikels
Typology and Variational Linguistics
When iconicity diverges
Sign languages, the manual-visual languages of deaf communities, exhibit a...
Typology and Variational Linguistics

Diverse

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“Don’t speak Latin in front of the books!”: An exploration into the linguistic influences on the creation of magic systems in fiction
Diverse
Not gonna lie - An investigation into constructional change
Diverse
Semantic Differentiation of Old Irish Terms for Bodies of Water
This study investigates the semantics of Old Irish terms in the lexical field...
Diverse

Workshop

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Frisian Workshop
This workshop is an introduction to Frisian, the language spoken in the area...
Workshop

Corpus Linguistics

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Is text length determined by register or by elicitation order?
Corpus Linguistics

Phonetics and Phonology

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On Forced-Alignment and its Utility in Corpora for Phonetic Research
Phonetics and Phonology
Phonetic Convergence in German non-native speech
The analysis is based on the project entitled "Automated analysis of phonetic...
Phonetics and Phonology
R-Sandhi: Do learners of EFL shadow native speakers?
As part of a sociophonetics seminar by Prof. Sabine Arndt-Lappe (Uni Trier)...
Phonetics and Phonology