Teaching

Semantics II (Graduate, Rutgers, Spring 2021)

  • Unit 1: Compositionality and Binding
    • Part I: Compositionality, Heim & Kratzer theory of pronoun binding
      Readings: Heim & Kratzer (1998: Chapters 9,10)
    • Part II: Variable-free approach to composition and binding [Updated]
      Readings: Jacobson (2014: Chapter 15)
  • Unit 2: Focus, Inferences, Questions
  • Unit 3: Worlds
    • Part I: Modals, attitudes, and conditionals

Semantics I (Graduate, Rutgers, Fall 2019)

The above handouts took insights from the following materials: Coppock & Champollion 2018, Charlow 2015, Heim & Kratzer 1998, Chierchia & McConnell-Ginet 2000, Heim 2011 Pragmatics class notes, Partee 2009 notes


Semantics of Questions (Graduate, Rutgers, Spring 2019)

(* Student presentations)


Other courses:

Intro to Ling Theory (Rutgers, undergraduate, Fall 2020)

Qualifying Paper Workshop (Rutgers, graduate professional development seminar, Spring 2020)

Semantics (Rutgers, undergraduate, Fall 2019 & Spring 2020)

Pragmatics (Rutgers, undergraduate, Fall 2018 & Spring 2021)

Knowledge of Meaning (Harvard, undergraduate semantics, Spring 2017)

Word Structure (Harvard, undergraduate morphology, Spring 2017)

Semantics of Questions (Undergraduate & Graduate, Harvard, Fall 2016)