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Elena Karvovskaya

PhD candidate

Name
Dr. E. Karvovskaya
Telephone
+31 71 527 2403
E-mail
e.karvovskaya@hum.leidenuniv.nl

Fields of interest

  • Semantics
  • Possession
  • Comparatives
  • Information Structure
  • Fieldwork
  • Endangered Languages

 

Research

At LUCL I am involved in a project "Lend me your ears: the grammar of (un)transferable possession". I am interested in semantics of inalienable possession.

 

Teaching activities

  • Self-reflection and improvement planning (tutor; Potsdam University 2012/2013).

  • Introduction into scientific work and writing (tutor; Humboldt University, Zentralasien-Seminar 2011/2012).

 

Curriculum vitae

2010 - 2013: Master of Science: General and applied linguistics. Potsdam University.

Thesis: Comparatives in Persian, Tajiki and Ishkashimi: a crosslinguistic analysis

2008 - 2010: Bachelor of Science: General and applied linguistics. Potsdam University.

Thesis: Not only about 'only': focus particles in Kola Saami

2007 - 2008: Exchange program Humboldt University. Berlin.

2003 - 2008: Diploma general and applied linguistics. Russian State University for the Humanities. Moscow.

 

Key publications

  • 2012 (submitted). With Beste Kamali. 'Also': similarities and differences between Turkish and Ishkashim. In Proceedings of 8th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics. Stuttgart.
  • 2012 (submitted). 'Also' in Ishkashim: additive particle and sentence connector. In Interdisciplinary Studies on Information Structure (ISIS). Potsdam.
  • 2011. Focus particles in endangered languages. In P.K. Austin, O. Bond, L. Marten & D. Nathan (eds.), Proceedings of Conference on Language Documentation & Linguistic Theory 3. London. 161-170.
  • 2010. Not only about 'only': focus particles in Kola Saami, BSc. thesis. Potsdam.
  • 2009. With Malte Zimmermann. Pronoun binding and the notion of 'reflexivity' in Kildin Saami (Uralic). In M. Prinzhorn, V. Schmitt & S. Zobel (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 14. Vienna. 237-255. 

PhD candidate

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Work address

van Wijkplaats
Van Wijkplaats 2
2311 BX Leiden
Room number 2.03a

Contact

Guest

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