Research

PAPERS (* = equal contributions)
 
journal papers (in prep, under revision)
 
  • Teodora Mihoc, Diti Bhadra, and Anamaria Fălăuş. (in prep). Epistemic modals, deduction, and factivity.
  • Teodora Mihoc and Kathryn Davidson. (under revision). Testing a PPI analysis of superlative-modified numerals. [paper] [version of May 2018, now under revision for resubmission to Journal of Semantics]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (under revision). Numerals and their modifiers: How morphology constrains alternatives. [paper] [version of April 2018, now under revision for resubmission to Linguistics and Philosophy]

papers for working papers / proceedings

  • Aurore Gonzalez* and Teodora Mihoc*. (submitted). A neo-Carlsonian approach to bare plural nominals in Romanian and French. [paper] [version of Nov 2018, submitted to Harvard Working Papers in Linguistics]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2014). The Romanian future-and-presumptive auxiliary. McGill Working Papers in Linguistics, 24(1), 64-80. [paper]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2013). The Romanian Presumptive Mood: The key to the Romanian will-Future. Cahiers linguistiques d'Ottawa/Ottawa Papers in Linguistics, 38. [paper]

manuscripts

  • Akshat Agrawal* and Teodora Mihoc*. (2017). Numeral-negation scope ambiguity: An alternative RSA model. [email me for a copy]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2015). Georgian tu: A ka particle. [email me for a copy]

THESES

  • Teodora Mihoc. (2012). The Romanian Presumptive Mood: Inferential evidentiality and upper-end degree epistemic modality. MA Thesis, University of Ottawa. [MA thesis]
PRESENTATIONS (talks and posters; * = equal contributions)
 
at conferences with peer-reviewed abstracts
 
  • Teodora Mihoc, Diti Bhadra, and Anamaria Fălăuş. (2019, upcoming). Epistemic modals, deduction, and factivity. Talk @ Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 29, UCLA. [abstract]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2019, upcoming). Ignorance and polarity sensitivity in modified numerals and beyond. Poster @ Workshop: The meaning of numerals: cognitive, experimental, and semantic perspectives, Leibniz Centre for General Linguistics (ZAS), Berlin, Mar 27-28. [abstract]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2018). The alternatives of bare and modified numerals. Talk @ Rencontres d'Automne de Linguistique Formelle (RALFe), U Paris 8 / CNRS, Dec 6-7. [abstract] [slides]
  • Teodora Mihoc and Kathryn Davidson. (2017). Testing a PPI analysis of superlative modified numerals. Talk @ Experimental Pragmatics (XPrag) 7, University of Cologne, June 21-23. [abstract] [slides]
  • Aurore Gonzalez* and Teodora Mihoc*. (2017). Bare nominals in French and Romanian. Talk @ Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL) 47, U of Delaware, April 20-23. [handout]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2013). The Romanian presumptive mood and the key to the Romanian will-future. Talk @ Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal Workshop on Semantics (TOM) 6, McGill U, Mar 23. [slides]
invited
 
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2018). Modified numerals between polarity and valence. Invited talk @ Laboratoire de Linguistique de Nantes, CNRS/University of Nantes, Dec 3. [slides]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2018). An extent-based GQT-style unified implicature account of bare and modified numerals. Invited talk @ Institute for Logic, Language, and Information, U of Amsterdam, June 12. [slides]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2014). The broader epistemic future. Invited talk @ Commitment phenomena through the study of evidential markers in Romance languages, University of Neuchâtel, Sep 5. [slides]

other

  • Teodora Mihoc. (2018). Scope asymmetry, QUDs, and exhaustification. Talk @ LingedIn, Harvard U, May 4. [handout]
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2017). Decomposing bare and modified numerals. Talk @ LingedIn, Harvard U, Dec 7.
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2016). More evidence of heterogeneity in the class of comparative and superlative numeral modifiers.
    • v1: Talk @ LingedIn, Harvard U, Sep 30.
    • v2: Talk @ Experimental Syntax & Semantics Lab / Language Acquisition Lab Meeting, MIT, Oct 18.
    • v3: Talk @ Language and Cognition group meeting, Harvard U, Nov 29.
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2015). Romanian Bare Nominals and Derived Kind Predication. Talk @ Southern New England Workshop on Semantics (SNEWS), Harvard U, Nov 21. [handout]
  • Teodora Mihoc and Alexander Klapheke. (2015). Two sets of alternatives for numerals. Talk @ East Coast Graduate Student Workshop (ECO-5), Harvard U, Apr 11.
  • Teodora Mihoc. (2013). Romanian presumptivity: The future case in point. Talk @ Southern New England Workshop on Semantics (SNEWS), MIT, Nov 16.