Award Winners at the 2017 Zurich Conference

 

Best Postdoc Paper

1

Annemarie Verkerk and Francesca Di Garbo:'Correlates of Restructuring in Bantu Gender Systems'

2

Linda Konnerth: 'The rise of two Inverse Markers via Antipassive Constructions'

3

Marie-Elaine van  Egmond: 'Binominal Compounds in Enindhilyakwa (AOI, Gunwinyguan, Australia)'

 

Best PhD Paper

1

Wenling Cao, Paul Foulkes and Márton Sóskuthy: 'Short-term Accommodation of Non-native English Speakers: A Perspective of Second Language Acquisition'

2

Carlo Dalle Ceste: 'Reconstructing Early Western Oceanic: What do Preverbal Subject Markers Tell Us?'

3

Fredrik Valdeson: 'Semantic Shifts in the Swedish Ditransitive Construction'

 

Best Poster

1

Miina Norvik: 'The Expression of Spatial Meanings in Livonian against a Background of Estonian and Latvian'

2

Piotr Cegłowski: 'The extractability of Genitive N-complements and its implications for the Size of the Nominal Projection in Polish'

3

Dmitry Gerasimov: 'Grammaticalization of Completive in Tupi-Guarani Languages Revisited'