Award Winners at the 2018 Tallinn Conference

 

Best Postdoc Paper

1

Karolina Grzech:'Sounds like an adverb? Morphosyntactic properties of ideophones in Amazonian Kichwa'

2

Éva Dékány, Katalin Gugán and Orsolya Tánczos: 'Khanty relative pronouns and the clauses that contain them'

3

Nele Ots and Piia Taremaa: 'Processing spontaneously spoken language: the interplay between phonetic, syntactic, and pragmatic cues in Estonian'

Ksenia Shagal: 'Towards a typology of participial systems'

 

Best PhD Paper

1

Stefano De Pascale, Stefania Marzo and Dirk Speelman: 'Token-based Vector Space Models as semantic control in sociolinguistic research on lexical variation'

2

Nina Julich-Warpakowski: 'Are Motion Metaphors for Music Low in Metaphoricity? A Rating Study'

3

Florian Matter: 'Gliding into a smaller inventory: A reanalysis of diphthongs in Bernese German'

 

Best Poster

1

Matthias Urban: 'The linguistic prehistory of Northern Peru: the case of Chachapoyas'

2

Irina Khomchenkova: 'Marker -ge in Hill Mari: is it really a comitative?'

3

Stepan Matejka and Filip Smolik: 'The validity of a parental-report measure of grammar in Czech: acquisition of verb and noun forms'