Research

UNCONDITIONALS

 2019 French constituent unconditionals relativize a free choice item. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Talk at the 49th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. University of Georgia, May 1-4.
 2019 Free Choice in French constituent unconditionals. [with Karoliina Lohiniva]
Invited talk at the New York Philosophy of Language Workshop. NYU, March 11.

 

POLAR QUESTIONS

 2019  Question-Answer Clauses: relation to focus. 
Invited talk at NYU Semantics Group, NYU, April 26.
 2018  Answering negative questions in American Sign Language. [with Kate Henninger and Kathryn Davidson]
Talk at RALFe 2018. Université Paris 8 / CNRS, December 6-7.
 2018  On embedded question-answer pairs. 
Invited talk at SynSen Seminar, LLING UMR 6310 CNRS/Université de Nantes,December 4.
 2018  Answering negative questions in American Sign Language. [with Kate Henninger and Kathryn Davidson]
Talk at the 49th North East Linguistic Society. Cornell University, October 5-7.

 

BARE NOMINALS

Aurore Gonzalez and Teodora Mihoc. Submitted. A neo-Carlsonian approach to bare plural nominals in Romanian and FrenchHarvard Working Papers in Linguistics.

 2017  Bare nominals in French and Romanian. [with Teodora Mihoc]
Talk at the 47th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. University of Delaware, April 20-23.

 

COUNTABILITY DISTINCTIONS

Aurore Gonzalez. 2018. Countability distinctions without linguistic cues.  Proceedings of ConSOLE XXVI. Online: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/binaries/content/assets/geesteswetensc...

 2018  Countability distinctions without linguistic cues. Poster at ConSOLE XXVI. UCL, February 14-16. 

 

NEGATIVE COORDINATION,  NEGATIVE CONCORD,  NEGATIVE POLARITY

Aurore Gonzalez. 2015. Negative Coordination in French. Proceedings of ESSLLI 2015 - Student Session. Online: http://esslli-stus-2015.phil.hhu.de/esslli-stus-2015-proceedings.pdf

Aurore Gonzalez and Hamida Demirdache. 2015. Negative coordination: single vs. recursive ni in French. Ms.

2016 A morpho-semantic decomposition of French le moindre into even + superlative. [with Sophie Moracchini]
Talk at the 46th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. Stony Brook University, March 31- April 3.
2015 Morphologically complex expressions: analyzing le moindre as superlative + even. [with Sophie Moracchini]
Talk at SNEWS. Harvard University, November 21.
 2015  Negative Coordination in French. Talk at ESSLLI 2015 - Student Session. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, August 3-14.
2015 Negative Coordination in Spanish vs. French. [with Elizabeth Heredia Murillo & Hamida Demirdache]
Talk at the VII Encuentro de Gramática Generativa. Buenos Aires, July 29-31.
 2015  Negative Concord in Georgian. Talk at ECO-5. Harvard University, April 11.
 2014  Negative coordination: ni vs. ni...ni in French. [with Hamida Demirdache]
Talk at the 44th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. Western University, May 2-4.
 2013  Negative Coordination: NPI ni & N-Word ni même in French. Talk at SinFonIJA 6. University of Nis, September 26-28. 

 

LANGUAGE ACQUISITION 

 2014  On the acquisition of disjunction in the scope of negation in L1 French vs. L1 Spanish.
Talk at the 2nd Gröningen-Nantes Van Gogh Workshop on the Acquisition of Syntax & Semantics. University of Nantes, October 20-21.
[with Samantha Becerra-Zita, Elizabeth Heredia Murillo and Hamida Demirdache]
 2014  Probing the construal of anaphors in child: A pilot study with the focus particle seulement.
Talk at the 1st Gröningen-Nantes Van Gogh Workshop on the Acquisition of Syntax & Semantics. Gröningen University, June 31- July 1.
[with Sophie Moracchini, Jiyoung Choi, Natasa Knezevic and Hamida Demirdache]