Failure of exhaustification and obviation effects,
a note on the need to prune alternatives in deriving obviation effects in Fox & Hackl 2006 (10/2019).
Some remarks on exhaustification (and NPIs),
a handout on exhaustification, free choice, issues in pruning, and variation among modals (10/2019).
Topics in Semantics: Negative Polarity Items,
OpenCourseWare website for a seminar taught at MIT (Fall 2018).
A note on connected exceptive phrases and approximatives,
Journal of Semantics. (free version)
Linguistic barriers to logical reasoning: a new perspective on Aristotelian syllogisms,
with Andreas Haida and Yosef Grodzinsky, Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 22.
On the impediment of logical reasoning by non-logical inferential methods,
with Andreas Haida and Yosef Grodzinsky, slides for a talk in 'Semantics and Natural Logic' at Sinn und Bedeutung 22.
slides for a talk at UCLA (02/2017).
More on less,
slides for a talk at NELS 47 (10/2016).
Split scope of negative indefinites with connected exceptives,
a note on a puzzle facing certain approaches to connected exceptives.
A brief remark on formal alternatives to, and scalar implicatures of, sentences with multiple scalar items,
a note on a constraint on the derivation of formal alternatives in Fox (2007) (03/2016).
Ellipsis, Polarity, and Parallelism.
Proceedings of SALT 25.
Dahl's puzzle, Rule H, and Parallelism,
a note on the ellipsis licensing conditions involved in deriving Dahl's puzzle (06/2015, updated 01/2017).
Pragmatics of epistemics in attitudes: A reply to Anand & Hacquard (2013),
a note on an aspect of the distribution of epistemic modals. (superseded by this paper)
The Art and Craft of Semantics: A Festschrift for Irene Heim,
with Uli Sauerland, print version here and here.
Introduction: Irene Heim - Biographical Notes,
The Art and Craft of Semantics: A Festschrift for Irene Heim.
Remarks on the exhaustification approach to NPI licensing,
a handout from a presentation in the Semantics Circle at ZAS, Berlin (08/2014).
Scope fixing and focus movement,
a poster presented at SALT 24 (05/2013).
How to get even with desires and imperatives,
Beyond any and ever.
On the typology of scalar particles,
slides from a GLOW 35 Workshop "Association with Focus" (03/2012) and BGU, BIU colloquia (05/2012).
doctoral dissertation, MIT (09/2011; fixed typos 11/2011).
On the meaning and distribution of concessive scalar particles,
Proceedings of NELS 41.
On the rise and fall of declaratives,
Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 15.
Coordination and additivity in modal discourses,
Proceedings of CLS 46.
On the (non-)cumulativity of cumulative quantifiers,
Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 14.
Indefiniteness in counting,
University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics 16.
Proceedings of NELS 39.
Embedding imperatives in English,
Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 13.