Faculty of Language, Literature and Humanities - General Linguistics

 

Publications

Fritz-Huechante, Paola, Elisabeth Verhoeven, and Julian Rott. 2020. Agentivity and non-culminating causation in the psych domain: Cross-linguistic evidence from Spanish and Korean. Glossa 5 (1): 128, 1-35. 

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/gjgl.896

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio and Paola Fritz-Huechante. 2020. Boundaries at play: Se in the Spanish psych domain. Lingvisticæ Investigationes 43(1), 62–94.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/li.00040.mac

Rott, Julian A., Elisabeth Verhoeven, and Paola Fritz-Huechante. 2020. Valence orientation and psych properties: Towards a typology of the psych alternation. Open Linguistics 6, 1–23. 

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/opli-2020-0020

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2019. Reflexivizing Spanish psych-verbs: Ambiguities across classes. In J. Audring, N. Koutsoukos & C. Manouilidou (Eds.), The 12th Mediterranean Morphology Meetings (MMM12), 42-53. Online Proceedings, University of Ljubljana. Pasithee.

URL: https://mmm.library.upatras.gr/mmm/article/view/3248/3508

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. Korean and Spanish psych-verbs: Interaction of case, theta-roles, linearization, and event structure in HPSG. In S. Müller &  F. Richter (Eds.), The 25th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar (HPSG 2018), 155-175. Online Proceedings, University of Tokyo. CSLI Publications.

URL: http://web.stanford.edu/group/cslipublications/cslipublications/HPSG/2018/hpsg2018-machicaoypriemer-fritz-huechante.pdf

 

Conference presentations 

Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2021. Spanish causative psychological verbs: Insights from their scalar structure. Invited Talk at Digital Workshop on Causativity. February 4th-5th, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2020. Subject agenthood and non-culmination readings: Evidence from Spanish psychological verbs. Invited Talk at Digital Workshop on Spanish Syntax. June 3th-4th, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola & Machicao y Priemer, Antonio. 2019. Reflexivizing Spanish psych-verbs: Ambiguities across classes. The 52nd Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE 2019). August 21st–24th, Leipzig University, Germany.

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2019. Boundaries at play: Left-bounded reading of the se-morpheme in the Spanish psych-domain. The 26th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar (HPSG 2019). July 24th–26th, University of Bucharest, Romania.

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2019. Reflexivizing Spanish psych-verbs: Ambiguities across classes. The 12th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting (MMM12). June 27th–29th, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2019. Subject agenthood and non-inception readings: Evidence from Spanish and Korean psychological verbs. June 6th–7th, Invited talk at Uniw.ersytet Wrocławski, Poland.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola and Machicao y Priemer, Antonio. 2018. Spanish psych-verbs in HPSG - Word order, theta-roles and eventuality structure (poster). 1st International Workshop on Language Comparison and Typology: German and the Mediterranean languages (DEMINES). October 12th, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany.

Rott, Julian A., Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. A cross-linguistic perspective on the interaction of predicate structure, valence orientation and canonicity in psych expressions. Syntax of the World's Languages VIII (SWL 8). September 3rd–5th, Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales (Inalco), Paris, France.

Rott, Julian A., Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. Psych epiphenomena. A typology of the interplay of valence orientation and syntactic canonicity. 51st Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE 2018). August 29th-September 1st, University of Tallinn, Estonia. 

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018.Unmarked word order in Korean and Spanish psych-verbs: Interaction of case, theta-roles, and event structures in HPSG. 25th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar (HPSG 2018). June 30th-July 2nd, University of Tokyo, Japan.

Machicao y Priemer, Antonio & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. Unmarked word order in the psych domain: Contrasting Spanish and Korean. 5th European Workshop on HPSG (EW-HPSG 2018). June 1st-2nd, Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. Morphological directionality and event structure of the psych-alternation: the case of Spanish, Korean and Finnish. Invited Talk at Seminar at Centre de Lingüística Teòrica. March 9th, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain.

Rott, Julian A., Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. A cross-linguistic empirical approach to emotion lexis and syntax. Linguistic Evidence 2018. February 17th, Universität Tübingen, Germany.

Rott, Julian A., Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2018. Structural effects of morphological directionality in psych verbs. A typology. Argument Structure across Modalities (ASAM). February 1st-2nd, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola, Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Rott, Julian A. 2018. Inchoative states, gradable states and (anti-)causativization in the psych domain: the cases of Spanish and Korean. Endpoints, scales, and results in the decomposition of verbal predicates (ENDPOINTS 2018). January 30th-31st, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola, Verhoeven, Elisabeth & Rott, Julian A. 2017. What does it take to culminate? Morphological directionality and semantics of the psych-alternation. Workshop on Linguistic Variation at the Interfaces (VARINT 2017). November 16th-17th, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

Fritz-Huechante, Paola. 2016. A study of the interaction between grammatical and lexical aspects of past tense verbs in L2 Spanish by Korean speakers. The Linguistic Society of Korea 40th Anniversary Conference: The Future of Korean Linguistics. January 14th-15th, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.

 

Research

Research interests

  • Syntax-semantic interface
  • Psychological predicates
  • Inchoativity (inchoative states in the psych domain)
  • Causative-Inchoative alternation
  • Scalarity
  • Typology and language comparison
  • Spanish, Korean
 

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