Teaching

I am currently teaching syntax and research seminars on the interfaces between syntax, semantics, and morphology.

Other classes I teach include: morphology; semantics/pragmatics; argument structure; typology; Intro to Linguistics; variation in English dialects; and topics in Chinese linguistics.

Courses, 2019-2020

  • Ling 736 Topics in Morphosyntax: Nominalizations (with Ruth Kramer)
  • Ling 528 Syntax II
  • Ling 427 Syntax I
  • Ling 421 Morphology
  • Ling 224 Grammatical Analysis

Previous teaching, Georgetown

  • Ling 725 Topics in the Syntax-Semantics Interface: Verb meaning and event structure
  • Ling 428 Argument Structure
  • Ling 001 Introduction to Language and Linguistics

Previous teaching, UPenn

  • Ling 653 Topics in the Syntax-Semantics Interface: Causation
  • Ling 653 Topics in the Syntax-Semantics Interface: Building and interpreting event structure
  • Ling 650 Topics in Natural Language Syntax: Syntactic variation
  • Ling 406 Argument Structure
  • Ling 245 Patterns in Language
  • Ling 242 Construct a Language
  • Ling 145 Language in China
  • Ling 056 Language in Context: East meets west
  • Ling 054 Bilingualism in History