Field Linguistics Workshop: Grammatical Studies Workshops 13: Introduction to Researching Grammar in Conversation

Date Tue 13 - Wed 14 Feb 2018
Time 10:30 - 15:30
Venue Multimedia Conference Room(304), 3F, ILCAA (Asahicho 3-11-1, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo, 183-8534)
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Lecturers Michael C. Ewing (ILCAA visiting professor, University of Melbourne),
Goals of this workshop:
- to introduce research on grammar based on conversational data
- to introduce variation in grammar across genres
- to provide training on collection, transcription and analysis of conversational data

Tue 13 Feb
Theme: Grammar in conversation
-- We will examine how grammatical structures and patterns observed in conversation are different from those found in elicited sentence
10:30 - 11:15:
lecture 1: Clauses in Indonesian conversation (Ewing)

11:15 - 12:00:
lecture 2: Unexpected syntax in Japanese conversation (Nakayama)

13:00 - 15:30:
Data session -- Examining language in conversation

Wed 14 Feb
Theme: Cross-genre variation; Conversational data collection and transcription
10:30 - 11:15:
lecture 3: How language use and patterns differ across genres?

11:15 - 12:00:
lecture 4: Introduction to discourse transcription

13:00 - 15:30:
Practical training: recording & transcribing a conversation

Languages English
Admission Free
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