Publications

Polina Berezovskaya & Anna Howell (under revision): "(No) Variation in the Grammar of Alternatives - Intervention Effects in Russian", Proceedings of FASL 26 (Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics).

Polina Berezovskaya (submitted): "Comparisons in Nenets: About a Language that Decided to Have Degrees and also Use them", Ural-Altaic Studies. Electronic ISSN 2500-2902. Email me for a softcopy.

Polina Berezovskaya & Vera Hohaus (2015): "The Crosslinguistic Inventory of Phrasal Comparative Operators: Evidence from Russian", Proceedings of FASL 23 (Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics), 1-19.

Polina Berezovskaya (2014): "Acquisition of Russian Degree Constructions: A Corpus-Based Study", Proceedings of FASL 22 (Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics), 1-22.

Polina Berezovskaya (2014): "Acquisition of Russian Comparison Constructions - Semantics Meets First Language Acquisition". Kohlberger, Martin, Kate Bellamy & Eleanor Dutton (eds.). ConSOLE XXI: Proceedings of the 21st Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe (8-10 January 2013, Potsdam), 45-65. Leiden: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics. ISSN: 1574-499X. pdf

Sigrid Beck, Polina Berezovskaya & Katja Pflugfelder (2009): "The Use of Again in 19th Century vs. Present Day English". Syntax 12:3, 193-214. pdf

Selected Talks


September 9, 2016: "Comparison in Nenets: About a Language that Decided to have Degrees and also Use them."
6th Conference on Samoyedology, Institute of Linguistics RAS (Russian  Academy of Sciences), Moscow, Russia.


April 16, 2016: "Processing Ambiguous Degree Constructions Cross-linguistically." ECO-5 Graduate Student Workshop,

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, USA.

 

March 17, 2016: "‘Small Degrees’: Degree Modification in Nenets." Ling-Lunch,

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA. 


October, 6th 2015: "A little bit taller, taller or just tall - The Pecularities of Nenets Comparison Constructions." Invited Talk

at the Institute of Linguistic Studies, Saint-Petersburg.

June, 3rd 2015: "The Positive Puzzle in the Semantics of Nenets Comparison Constructions." Invited Talk at the "Semantikzirkel", Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS), Berlin.

May, 3rd 2014: "The Crosslinguistic Inventory of Phrasal Comparative Operators: Evidence from Russian.", FASL 23 (Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics), University of California, Berkeley, USA.

July, 25th 2013: "Does your mouth open wider than mine? - On child acquisition of Russian comparatives.", Ph.D. Student Colloquium , Collaborative Research Center 833, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen.

May, 4th 2013: "Acquisition of Russian Degree Constructions - A Corpus-Based Study.",
FASL 22 (Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics)
, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.

April, 11th 2013: "A Parametric Approach to the Acquisition of Russian Degree Constructions." 
Invited talk at LUSH (Leiden Utrecht Semantics Happenings), Universiteit Utrecht.

January, 9th 2013: "Acquisition of Russian Comparison Constructions -  Semantics Meets First Language Acquisition", ConSOLE XXI, Universität Potsdam. Awarded with best presentation

July 2012 (with Vera Hohaus): "Association with Focus in Degree Constructions", Research Seminar, English Department, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen.

July, 10th 2007 (with Sigrid Beck and Katja Pflugfelder): "The Use of Again in 19th Century vs. Present Day English", 3rd Late Modern English Conference, Universiteit Leiden.

Polina Berezovskaya - Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen - Nauklerstr. 35/ Room 3.11 - 72074 Tübingen Germany

Phone:+49 7071 29-77156                    polina(dot)berezovskaya(at)uni-tuebingen.de