Papers & Talks

Papers

Publications:

Pham, Mike. 2015. “Unifying the semantics of classifiers and class terms in Vietnamese”. Proceedings of the 14th Texas Linguistic Society conference. [pdf]

Pham, Mike and Jackson L. Lee. 2014. “Combining successor and predecessor frequencies to model truncation in Brazilian Portuguese”. Technical report: TR- 2014-15, Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago. [pdf]

Pham, Mike. 2011. “Idiomatic Root Merge in Modern Hebrew blends”. Proceedings of the Arizona Linguistics Circle 4, Coyote Papers: Working Papers in Linguistics 18.1: Linguistics Circle, Tucson. [pdf]

 

Other selected papers:

Pham, Mike. June 2014. “Semantic Locative Inversion in Ndebele”. Qualifying Paper, University of Chicago. [pdf]

Pham, Mike. June 2013. “Ndebele comparison constructions”. Field Methods paper, University of Chicago. [pdf]

Pham, Mike. March 2012. “Tone assignment of French loanwords in Vietnamese”. Phonology-Morphology Interface seminar paper, University of Chicago. [pdf]

Pham, Mike. Dec 2011. “Are Vietnamese kinship terms pronouns?”. Agreement seminar paper, University of Chicago. [pdf]

 


 

Talks

Upcoming:

Past:

Pham, Mike. Jan 12, 2016. “Clustering properties of morpheme and phonaestheme networks”. Morphology & Syntax Workshop. University of Chicago, Chicago.

Pham, Mike. Dec 18, 2015. “Sliding down the slippery slope of morphemes and phonaesthemes”. Morphology Days 2015. KU Leuven, Belgium.

Pham, Mike and Jackson L. Lee. Oct 3, 2015. “Making short cuts at the intersection of recoverability and deletability to truncate words”. American International Morphology Meeting 3. University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA.

Pham, Mike. July 2015. “Globbing glimmer, gleam, glisten together with semantic networks”. Workshop on Computational Phonology and Morphology. Linguistic Summer Institute at the University of Chicago. Chicago, IL.

Pham, Mike and Jackson L. Lee. Jan 2015. “Combining successor and predecessor frequencies to model truncation in Brazilian Portuguese”. The 89th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America. Portland, OR.

Pham, Mike. Nov 2014. “Constructing a paradigmatic model of word truncation using successor and predecessor frequencies”. Language, Cognition and Computation Workshop. University of Chicago, Chicago.

Pham, Mike and Jackson L. Lee and Bruna de Costa Moreira. May 2014. “Modeling Brazilian Portuguese truncation by successor and predecessor frequencies”. Midwest Speech and Language Days 2014, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. [poster]

Pham, Mike. Nov 2013. “Unifying the semantics of classifiers and class terms in Vietnamese”. TLS 14; Austin.

Pham, Mike. Sept 2013. “Classifiers and class terms: how to have your subkind and count it too”. Countability Workshop; Düsseldorf.

Pham, Mike. May 2013. “The emergence of classifiers from class term compounds in Vietnamese”. SEALS 23; Bangkok.

Pham, Mike. April 2013. “Class term compounding as a semantic bleaching process in classifier emergence”. Systematic Semantic Change workshop; Austin.

Pham, Mike. Jan 2013. “Class(ifier) mobility: emergence of classifiers from compounds”. 87th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America; Boston.

Pham, Mike. July 2012. “Category-free classification in Vietnamese compounds”. 17th LIPP Symposium on Parts of Speech across Languages, in Acquisition, Mind and Brain; Munich, Germany.

Pham, Mike. Oct 2010. “Idiomatic Root Merge in Modern Hebrew blends.” 4th Arizona Linguistics Circle Conference; University of Arizona, Tucson.