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Dr Wataru Uegaki

Lecturer in Semantics

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept of Linguistics and Philosophy

Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Area of Expertise

Research expertiseFormal semantics and pragmatics of natural language, The semantics and pragmatics of interrogative constructions, Constraints on lexical denotations, Syntax-semantics interface, Japanese

Research outputs

  1. The 'hope-wh' puzzle

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Distributive ignorance inferences with wonder and believe

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Research activities & awards

  1. Sinn und Bedeutung 24

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

  2. Inquisitiveness Below and Beyond the Sentence Boundary (InqBnB) 3

    Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

  3. 4th International conference of the American Pragmatics Association

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

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