Unpublished work


On the semantics and pragmatics of yes/no questions, yes/no question disjunctions, and alternative questions: evidence from Chadic
Andreas Haida.

Questions, Assertions, Hybrids
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented during a seminar at NYU.

Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics with the logic of interrogation
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented during a colloquium at Ohio State University, November 7, 2011.

Toch and toch? in Dutch: an inquisitive semantic-pragmatic analysis
Jeroen Groenendijk. Presented at the Questions in Discourse Workshop, December 2013, Amsterdam.

Radical inquisitive semantics
Jeroen Groenendijk and Floris Roelofsen. Preliminary version, presented at the Colloquium of the Institute for Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrueck, January 13, 2010, and some other places after that. There is also an extended version of the paper, dated October 6, 2010. This work is currently continued under the heading suppositional inquisitive semantics, see below.

Jeroen Groenendijk and Floris Roelofsen, response to comments by Dustin Tucker on the Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics paper.

Prosody and interpretation of disjunctive questions
Kathryn Pruitt and Floris Roelofsen. Handout for a seminar in Goettingen, April 11, 2011.

An inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic
Floris Roelofsen. Presented at the 22nd workshop on Games, Logic, Language, and Computation in Amsterdam, December 1, 2011. This work has been continued in collaboration with Ivano Ciardelli. The current paper is available on this website under the title inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic.

Information and attention
Floris Roelofsen. Working paper presenting a system in which meaning embodies informative and attentive (but no inquisitive) content.

An inquisitive perspective on meaning: the case of disjunction
Floris Roelofsen. Presented at:
- Stanford Linguistics Colloquium, February 13, 2013
- Rochester Linguistics Colloquium, February 20, 2013
- UMass Linguistics Colloquium, February 21, 2013
- Questions in Discourse workshop, Berlin, March 11, 2013 (handout)
- UCL Linguistics Colloquium, April 9, 2013
- Stuttgart IMS Colloquium, November 18, 2013 (handout)
- KNAW Colloquium, Amsterdam, March 5, 2014 (handout)
- Understanding Questions Workshop, Leiden, March 28, 2014 (handout)

Embedded interrogatives: the case of false answers
Floris Roelofsen, Nadine Theiler, and Maria Aloni
Presented at the Sixth Questions in Discourse Workshop, Gottingen, September 2014.

Sequent calculus for a hierarchy of first-order inquisitive logics
Katsuhiko Sano, Russia-Japan Workshop on First-order Intermediate Logics, 4th October 2012, Hakusan, Japan.

Contrastive topic: a compositional account in terms of non-cooperativity
Matthijs Westera. Presented at the Questions in Discourse Workshop, December 2013, Amsterdam.

Alternative disjunctions in Egyptian Arabic
Lauren Winans. UCLA MA thesis, pre-final draft.