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Proceedings of the 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics
edited by Aaron Kaplan, Abby Kaplan, Miranda K. McCarvel, and Edward J. Rubin
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Contents

Preface
Aaron Kaplan, Abby Kaplan, Miranda K. McCarvel, and Edward J. Rubin
vii (abstract or complete paper)

Cumulative Constraint Interactions: Violations and Domains Encompassing Segmental Spans
Rachel Walker
1-15 (abstract or complete paper)

Perspective on Korean Anaphors: Comparing Inanimate cachey vs. Animate caki-casin
Dorothy Ahn and Isabelle Charnavel
16-23 (abstract or complete paper)

Agreement and Anaphora in the Context of Imposters
Faruk Akkuş
24-31 (abstract or complete paper)

A Syntactic Analysis of Rhetorical Questions
Asier Alcázar
32-41 (abstract or complete paper)

Non-templatic Plural Reduplication in Tohono O'odham
Skye Anderson and Ryan Walter Smith
42-51 (abstract or complete paper)

The Interaction of Stress and Syllabification: Serial or Parallel?
Arto Anttila and Naomi Tachikawa Shapiro
52-61 (abstract or complete paper)

Russian –sja as a Verbalizer
David Basilico
62-69 (abstract or complete paper)

The Semantic Contribution of Idiosyncratic Roots in Ditransitive Verbs
John Beavers and Andrew Koontz-Garboden
70-80 (abstract or complete paper)

Different Paths in Directed Manner of Motion Constructions
Alison Biggs
81-88 (abstract or complete paper)

Prosody of Focus in a Language with a Fixed Focus Position: Evidence from Georgian
Lena Borise
89-96 (abstract or complete paper)

On Clitic Doubling and Argument Ellipsis
Željko Bošković
97-106 (abstract or complete paper)

Initial Stages of Events: The Atayal Unmarked Predicates
Sihwei Chen
107-114 (abstract or complete paper)

The Epistemic Indefinite shenme in Mandarin
Zhuo Chen
115-121 (abstract or complete paper)

Raising Awareness with Imperatives
Phil Crone
122-130 (abstract or complete paper)

Roots in Adpositional Domains: Reasons to Include a little p_ Categorial Head
Robert Joel Deacon
131-140 (abstract or complete paper)

Syntactic Ergativity as Case Discrimination
Amy Rose Deal
141-150 (abstract or complete paper)

Why Affixal Negation Is Syntactic
Karen De Clercq and Guido Vanden Wyngaerd
151-158 (abstract or complete paper)

A Compositional Semantics for Turkish Correlatives
Ömer Demirok
159-166 (abstract or complete paper)

Multiple and Cyclic Agree: Person/Number Marking in Cheyenne
Miloje Despić, Michael David Hamilton, and Sarah E. Murray
167-176 (abstract or complete paper)

Testing the QUD Approach: Children's Comprehension of Scopally Ambiguous Questions
Federica Di Bacco, Lyn Tieu, Vincenzo Moscati, Raffaella Folli, Christina Sevdali, and Jacopo Romoli
177-186 (abstract or complete paper)

A Closer Look: Investigating the Mechanisms of Syntactic Satiation
Monica Do and Elsi Kaiser
187-194 (abstract or complete paper)

Subjectivity and Evaluation in Standard Setting: A Study on Mandarin hen
Huilin Fang
195-204 (abstract or complete paper)

Pseudogapping Does Not Involve Heavy Shift
Michael Fetters and Aaron Steven White
205-213 (abstract or complete paper)

Modal Scope in Negative Inversion Constructions
Naomi Francis
214-221 (abstract or complete paper)

Effects of Telicity and Agentivity on Floating Numeral Quantifiers as an Unaccusative Diagnostic
Shin Fukuda
222-231 (abstract or complete paper)

Location Verbs and the Instrument-Subject Alternation
Alfredo García-Pardo
232-240 (abstract or complete paper)

German Relative Clauses and the Severed Index Hypothesis
Emily Hanink and Julian Grove
241-248 (abstract or complete paper)

Loanword Adaptation in Québec French: Evidence for Weighted Scalar Constraints
Brian Hsu and Karen Jesney
249-258 (abstract or complete paper)

Derived Ergative in Ixil
Yusuke Imanishi
259-266 (abstract or complete paper)

Indirect Evidentials: More Arguments for the Sentience Domain Projection
Monica Alexandrina Irimia
267-276 (abstract or complete paper)

Interactions between Similarity and Proximity in Dissimilation: Swedish Case Study
Hayeun Jang
277-286 (abstract or complete paper)

The Licensing Head Xº[E]: Can It Be Deleted? If So, Why and How?
Wonsuk Jung
287-294 (abstract or complete paper)

Some QPs, but Not All, Interact with Prosody
Chorong Kang
295-302 (abstract or complete paper)

Degree Achievement in Across-Individuals
Chorong Kang and Maria Luisa Zubizarreta
303-310 (abstract or complete paper)

Phonological Learning Bias in Tone Retention Patterns
Sophia Kao
311-318 (abstract or complete paper)

Incomplete Neutralization and the (A)symmetry of Paradigm Uniformity
Abby Kaplan
319-328 (abstract or complete paper)

An Intervention Approach to Antiagreement
Kunio Kinjo
329-338 (abstract or complete paper)

An Applicative Approach to Major Object Constructions in East Asian Languages
Daiho Kitaoka
339-346 (abstract or complete paper)

Change of State Verbs and the Semantics of Roots
Andrew Koontz-Garboden and John Beavers
347-354 (abstract or complete paper)

Is There Any Defective Intervention in the Syntax?
Mihaela Marchis Moreno and Carolina Petersen
355-363 (abstract or complete paper)

Head-Splitting in the Wolof Clausal Periphery
Martina Martinović
364-371 (abstract or complete paper)

The Morpho-syntax of Hawaiian Valency Morphology
David J. Medeiros
372-378 (abstract or complete paper)

The Standard Marker in Malayalam Encodes Comparative Semantics
Mythili Menon
379-386 (abstract or complete paper)

Experiencers Do Not Categorically Block Long-Distance Control of PRO: Evidence from Naturalness Ratings and Eye Movements During Reading
Alexandra Motut and Margaret Grant
387-394 (abstract or complete paper)

Pair-Merge and Feature-Valuation via Minimal Search: Evidence from Icelandic
Masashi Nomura
395-403 (abstract or complete paper)

Nouns Attributively Modifying Adjectives in English
Charlie O'Hara
404-412 (abstract or complete paper)

Inverse Marking as Impoverishment
Will Oxford
413-422 (abstract or complete paper)

Propositional how Questions and Negation
Marjorie Pak
423-430 (abstract or complete paper)

Complex Predication via Phrasal Adjunction to a Head Category
Yağmur Sağ
431-438 (abstract or complete paper)

A Corpus-Based Study of Phonological Variation: The Domain of OCP and Morphological Boundaries
Shin-ichiro Sano
439-446 (abstract or complete paper)

The Reanalysis of Lithuanian Reflexive -si-: A DM Approach
Milena Šereikaitė
447-453 (abstract or complete paper)

Major Phrases Are Binary: Evidence from Taiwan Mandarin Flat Structure
Shu-hao Shih
454-461 (abstract or complete paper)

Taraldsen's Generalization in Diachrony: Evidence from a Diachronic Corpus
Alexandra Simonenko, Benoît Crabbé, and Sophie Prévost
462-469 (abstract or complete paper)

The Syntax of Focus Association in Dutch and German: Evidence from Scope Reconstruction
Liz Smeets and Michael Wagner
470-480 (abstract or complete paper)

Ellipsis or Pro-Form: Reconstruction Effects of Sluicing in Mandarin Chinese
Wei Song and Masaya Yoshida
481-489 (abstract or complete paper)

Partial Cyclicity and Restrictions on Neg-raising
Frank Staniszewski
490-497 (abstract or complete paper)

Between you and me: Two Crosslinguistic Generalizations on Person Restrictions
Adrian Stegovec
498-508 (abstract or complete paper)

On the Existence of DPs and Bi-phasal Nominals in Bangla
Saurov Syed and Andrew Simpson
509-518 (abstract or complete paper)

Phonotactically-Driven Rendaku in Surnames: A Linguistic Study Using Social Media
Yu Tanaka
519-528 (abstract or complete paper)

More Arguments against Japanese as a Mora Language
Koichi Tateishi
529-535 (abstract or complete paper)

Reciprocal Verbal Compounds and Null Reciprocals in Japanese
Yuta Tatsumi
536-543 (abstract or complete paper)

Deriving Inverse-Marking Patterns in Nishnaabemwin
Sigwan Thivierge
544-553 (abstract or complete paper)

Preverbal Number Phrases in Mandarin and the Scalar Reasoning of jiu
Cheng-Yu Edwin Tsai
554-561 (abstract or complete paper)

The have yet to Construction: A Microcomparative Account
Matthew Tyler and Jim Wood
562-571 (abstract or complete paper)

Deriving Specificity, Freechoice and Ignorance with Q-particles in Sinhala
Tharanga Weerasooriya
572-581 (abstract or complete paper)

Markedness Effects in Visual Processing of Nonnative Onset Clusters
Mackenzie Young and Colin Wilson
582-589 (abstract or complete paper)

LITTLE: Not a Dichotomy-Based Negation Operator, but a Trivalence-Based Polar Opposition Operator
Linmin Zhang and Jia Ling
590-598 (abstract or complete paper)