My research focuses on how meanings are assembled, and on how structure conditions the pragmatic inferences that are made. I defended my dissertation, Anchoring Pragmatics in Syntax and Semantics, at the  Linguistics Department at UMass Amherst in March 2011. You can see some of my recent work here.

contact: maria.biezma (at) uni-konstanz (dot) de

Links: Linguistics Department at the University of Konstanz, UMass Linguistics