FOR (related) Publications

Journal Articles

  • Braun, Bettina, Nicole Deh√©, Jana Neitsch, Daniela Wochner & Katharina Zahner. 2018. The prosody of rhetorical and information-seeking questions in German. Language and Speech (online first Dec 2018).
  • Czypionka, Anna, Maribel Romero, and Josef Bayer. 2021. Question-sensitive discourse particles at the interfaces of syntax, semantics and pragmatics: an experimental approach. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 6, no. 1 (2021).
  • Deh√©, Nicole & Bettina Braun. 2019. The prosody of rhetorical questions in English. English Language and Linguistics. (online first July 2019).
  • Deh√©, Nicole & Bettina Braun. To appear. The intonation of information seeking and rhetorical questions in Icelandic. Journal of Germanic Linguistics. (accepted for publication 18 Feb 2019).
  • Deh√©, Nicole. 2018. The Intonation of Polar Questions in North American (“Heritage”) Icelandic.¬†Journal of Germanic Linguistics¬†30.3: 213-259.¬†doi: 10.1017/S1470542717000125
  • D√∂rre, Laura, Anna Czypionka, Andreas Trotzke, and Josef Bayer. 2018. The processing of German modal particles and their counterparts. Linguistische Berichte 255:58‚Äì91.
  • Biezma, Mar√≠a and Kyle Rawlins. 2017a. Or what? Semantics & Pragmatics 10(16).
  • Bayer, Josef, Jana H√§ussler and Markus Bader. 2016. A new diagnostic for cyclic wh-movement – discourse particles in German questions.¬†Linguistic Inquiry 47, number 4: 591-629.
  • Biezma, Maria and Kyle Rawlins. In Press. Alternative questions. Language and Linguistics Compass.
  • Butt, Miriam, Farhat Jabeen and Tina B√∂gel. 2016. Verb Cluster Internal Wh-Phrases In Urdu: Prosody, Syntax and Semantics/Pragmatics.¬†Linguistic Analysis¬†40:(3&4).
  • Deh√©, Nicole. 2015. The intonation of the Icelandic other-initiated repair expressions Ha “Huh” and Hva√∞ segir√∞u/Hva√∞ sag√∞ir√∞u “What do/did you say”. Nordic Journal of Linguistics 38(2), 189-219.
  • Kaiser, Georg A. In Press. Zur Verwendung von Bibel√ºbersetzungen in der (romanistischen) Sprachwissenschaft. Biblicum Jassyense.
  • Sacha, D., Kraus, M., Bernard, J., Behrisch, M., Schreck, T., Asano, Y., and Keim, D. A. 2017. SOMFlow: Guided exploratory cluster analysis with self-organizing maps and analytic provenance. IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (accepted)
  • Walkden, George. 2013. The status of hw√¶t in Old English. English Language and Linguistics17:465‚Äì488.
  • Romero, Maribel and Chung-Hye Han. 2004.Philosophy 27(5):609‚Äì658.


  • Djärv, Kajsa and Maribel Romero. 2021. (Non-)factive (non-)islands and meaning-based approaches. Proceedings of SALT 31.
  • Beltrama, Andrea. 2018. Metalinguistic just and simply: exploring emphatic exclusives*. Proceedings of SALT 28
  • Beltrama, Andrea, Erlinde Meertens, and Maribel Romero. 2018. Decomposing cornering effects: an experimental study. In U. Sauerland and S. Solt, eds., Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 22, vol. 1, pages 175‚Äì190.
  • Beltrama, Andrea, Erlinde Meertens and Maribel Romero.¬†Polar Questions, “or not” Alternative Questions and Complement Alternative Questions: a Comparative Study. Forthcoming in¬†Proceedings of CLS 53.
  • Braun, Bettina, Daniela Wochner, Katharina Zahner & Nicole Deh√©. 2018. Classification of interrogatives as information-seeking or rhetorical questions. In Proceedings of the 17th Australasian Speech Science and Technology Conference (SST2018). Sydney, Australia.
  • Deh√©, Nicole. 2018. The prosody of rhetorical questions. In Proceedings of NELS 48 (2017), ed. by Sherry Hucklebridge and Max Nelson, GLSA Publications. (Invited)
  • Deh√©, Nicole, Bettina Braun, and Daniela Wochner. 2018. The prosody of rhetorical vs. information- seeking questions in Icelandic. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2018, pages 403‚Äì407. DOI: 10.21437/SpeechProsody.2018
  • Sevastjanova, Rita, Mennatallah El-Assady, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Aikaterini-Lida Kalouli, Rebecca Kehlbeck, Oliver Deussen, Daniel Keim, and Miriam Butt. 2018. Mixed-initiative active learning for generating linguistic insights in question classification. In IEEE VIS Workshop on Data Systems for Interactive Analysis (DSIA). To appear.
  • Biezma, Mar√≠a and Kyle Rawlins. 2017. Rhetorical questions: Severing asking from questioning, In D. Burgdorf, J. Collard, S. Maspong, and B. Stef√°nsd√≥ttir (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 27, pages 302‚Äì322. DOI: 10.3765/salt.v27i0.4155.
  • K√ºgler, Frank, Bernadett Smolibocki, Denis Arnold, Stefan Baumann, Bettina Braun, Martine Grice, Stefanie Jannedy, Jan Michalsky, Oliver Niebuhr, J√∂rg Peters, Simon Ritter, Christine T. R√∂hr, Antje Schweitzer, Katrin Schweitzer, Petra Wagner. 2015. DIMA ‚Äì Annotation Guidelines for German Intonation Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of the Phonetic Sciences. Glasgow, UK.
  • Romero, Maribel. In Press. High Negation in Subjunctive Conditionals and Polar Questions.¬†Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 19, 480-497
  • Romero, Maribel. In Press. Surprise-predicates, strong exhaustivity and whether-questions. Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 25.
  • Sacha, Dominik, Yuki Asano, Christian Rohrdantz, Felix Hamborg, Daniel Keim, Bettina Braun and Miriam Butt. 2015. Self Organizing Maps for the Visual Analysis of Pitch Contours. Proceedings of the 20th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2015), 181-189.
  • Biezma, Mar√≠a and Kyle Rawlins. 2016. Or what?: Challenging the speaker. In C. Hammerly and B. Prickett, eds., Proceedings of North East Linguistics Society 46th, pages 93 – 106. Amherst, MA: GLSA.
  • Jabeen, Farhat, B√∂gel, Tina and Miriam Butt. 2016.¬†Variable prosodic realization of verb focus in Urdu.¬†In¬†Proceedings of Speech Prosody. 731-735.
  • Wochner, Daniela, Jana Schlegel, Nicole Deh√© and Bettina Braun. 2015. The prosodic marking of rhetorical questions in German. Proceedings of Interspeech 2015. Dresden, Germany.
  • Zahner, Katharina, Muna Pohl and Bettina Braun. 2015. Pitch accent distribution in German infant directed speech.Proceedings of Interspeech 2015. Dresden, Germany.
  • Romero, Maribel. 2015a. Surprise-predicates, strong exhaustivity and alternative questions. In S. D‚ÄôAntonio, M. Morroney, and C. R. Little, eds., Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic The- ory (SALT) 25, pages 225‚Äì245. DOI: 10.3765/salt.v25i0.3081.
  • Romero, Maribel. 2015b. High negation in subjunctive conditionals and polar questions. In E. Csipak and H. Zeijlstra, eds., Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 19, 519‚Äì536. Archive/TVlN2I2Z/sub19proc.pdf.
  • Romero, Maribel. 1998a. The correlation between scope reconstruction and connectivity effects. In E. Curtis, J. Lyle, and G. Webster, eds., Proceedings of West Coast Conference in Formal Linguistics XVI, pages 351‚Äì365. Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications.

Book Chapters

  • Bayer, Josef. 2018. Criterial freezing in the syntax of particles. In J. Hartmann, M. J√§ger, A. Kehl, A. Konietzko, and S. Winkler, eds., Freezing: Theoretical approaches and empirical domains, pages 225‚Äì263. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Biezma, Mar√≠a. 2018b. Givenness and the difference between wh-fronted and wh-in-situ questions in Spanish. In J. Berns, H. Jacobs, and D. Nouveau, eds., Romance and Linguistic Theory, vol. 13, pages 21-39. John Benjamins.¬†
  • Kalouli, Aikaterini-Lida, Katharina Kaiser, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Georg A. Kaiser and Miriam Butt. 2018. A multilingual approach to question classification. In N. Calzolari et. al. eds., Eleventh Inter- national Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2018). 2715‚Äì2720. Miyazaki, Japan: European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
  • Bayer, Josef. 2017. Clitic denn and wh-movement. In C. Mayr and E. Williams, eds., Festschrift f√ºr Martin Prinzhorn, pages 1‚Äì11. Wien: Wiener Linguistische Gazette.
  • Biezma, Mar√≠a and Kyle Rawlins. 2017b. Rhetorical questions: Severing questioning from asking. In D. Burgdorf, J. Collard, S. Maspong, and B. Stef√°nsd√≥ttir, eds., Semantics and Linguistic Theory 27, pages 302-322¬†
  • Bayer, Josef and Lai-Shen Cheng. In Press. Wh-in-situ. In Martin Everaert and Henk van Riemsdijk (eds.), The Blackwell Companion to Syntax. Oxford: Blackwell. [2nd and expanded edition].
  • Bayer, Josef. 2015. Doubly-filled comp, wh head-movement, and derivational economy. In M. van Oostendorp and H. van Riemsdijk (eds.), Representing Structure in Phonology and Syntax. Berlin: de Gruyter. [Studies in Generative Grammar 124]. 7-39.
  • Bayer, Josef and Andreas Trotzke. 2015. The derivation and interpretation of left peripheral discourse particles. In J. Bayer, R. Hinterh√∂lzl and A. Trotzke (eds.), Discourse-Oriented Syntax. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
  • Kaiser, Georg and Stefano Quaglia. 2015. In search of wh in-situ in Romance: An investigation in detective stories.In: E. Brandner, A. Czypionka, C. Freitag & A. Trotzke (eds.), Charting the Landscape of Linguistics. On the Scope of Josef Bayer’s Work., 92-103.


  • Czypionka,¬†Anna, Josef Bayer, Maribel Romero & Carsten Eulitz. 2017. The licensing of discourse particles in complex questions: Evidence from graded judgmnets and event-related potentials. 30th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, March 30 – April 1, 2017, MIT Cambridge (MA).