(See also PROJECT-ROSE.EU , the working paper series for the ROSE project.)

(work in progress, with Jakub Dotlacil) The scope of nominal quantifiers in comparatives. Slides. Handout with more prose.

(submitted, with Jakub Dotlacil) Cumulative comparison: experimental evidence for degree cumulation.

(submitted) The ability to choose (Note on the semantics of ability modals, in relation to the law of distribution over disjunction and free choice effects.)

(submitted) Making sense of the spatial metaphor for number in natural language (Note on the predominantly vertically oriented spatial metaphors for expressing quantity).

(submitted) E-type pronouns: congressmen, sheep and paychecks (Handbook article on e-type pronouns).

(2016) With Adrian Brasoveanu, Jan van Eijck and Albert Visser, Dynamic Semantics. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

(2016) With Jakub Dotlacil. The comparative and degree pluralities. Natural Language Semantics, 24(1).

(2016) With Stavroula Alexandropoulou, Jakub Dotlacil and Yaron McNabb.  Pragmatic inferences with numeral modifiers: Novel experimental data. Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory 25.

(2016) With Stavroula Alexandropoulou, Sofia Bimpikou, Dominique Blok and Yaron McNabb. The likelihood of upper-bound construals among numeral modifiers. In Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 20, Tuebingen.

(2015) With Anna Chernilovskaya. Two types of exclamatives. Linguistic Variation 15:2, pp. 201-224.

(2015) Presuppositions of superlatives with neg-raisersSnippets 30(2).

(2015) Modified numerals: the epistemic effect. In: Alonso-Ovalle, L. and Menendez-Benito, P. (eds), Epistemic Indefinites, Oxford University Press.

(2015) Plurality. In: P. Dekker and M. Aloni (eds), Cambridge handbook of Semantics. Cambridge University Press.

(2014) A note on the projection of appositives. In: E. McCready, K. Yabushita and K. Yoshimoto (eds), Formal approaches to semantics and pragmatics: Japanese and Beyond. Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy, Vol. 95.

(2013) Best nogal aardige middenmoters: de semantiek van graadadverbia van het middenbereik (The semantics of adverbs of medium degree.) In Nederlandse Taalkunde, 18(2).

2012. On wh-exclamatives and noteworthiness (Chernilovskaya and Nouwen, Amsterdam Colloquium)

2011. Absolutely relative or relatively absolute. Journal of pragmatics 43(13). [with N. Kamoen, B. Holleman, T. Sanders, H. van den Berg]

2011. Degree modifiers and monotonicity. In P. Egre and N. Klinedinst (eds), Vagueness and Language Use, Palgrave.

2011. Introduction. [With Robert van Rooij, Uli Sauerland and Hans-Christian Schmitz]. In R. Nouwen, R. van Rooij, U. Sauerland and H-C. Schmitz (eds), Vagueness in Communication.

2010. Two puzzles of requirements.In Aloni, M., Bastiaanse, H., de Jager, T. and Schulz, K. (Eds.) Logic, Language and Meaning: 17th Amsterdam Colloquium. LNAI/FOLLI: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6042.

2010. Two kinds of modified numerals. Semantics and Pragmatics 3 (3).

2010. What’s in a Quantifier? In M. Everaert, T. Lentz, H. de Mulder, O. Nilsen and A. Zondervan (Eds.), The Linguistic Enterprise. Linguistik Aktuell 150. Benjamins.

2009. Two kinds of modified numerals. In T. Solstad and A. Riester (Eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 13.

2008. Upperbounded no more: the exhaustive interpretation of non-strict comparison. Natural Language Semantics 16(4).

2008. Directionality in Numeral Quantifiers: the Case of up to. Semantics and Linguistic Theory XVIII.

2008. Review of MacLaury, Paramei & Dedrick (eds), Anthropology of Color: Interdisciplinary multilevel modeling. Linguist List 19.2649

2007. [With Bart Geurts:] At least et al.: the semantics of scalar modifiers. Language 83(3), pp. 533-559.

2007. Predicates of (im)personal taste. (Unpublished)

2007. On appositives and dynamic binding. Research on Language and Computation 5(1), pp. 87-102.

2007. On Dependent Pronouns and Dynamic Semantics. Journal of Philosophical Logic 36(2), pp. 123-154

2006. Remarks on the polar orientation of almost. In van de Weijer, J. and Los, B. (Eds.), Linguistics in the Netherlands, AvT publications 23, Benjamins.

2005. Monotone Amazement. In Dekker, Paul and Franke, Michael (Eds.), Proceedings of the Fifteenth Amsterdam Colloquium,  ILLC, pp. 167-172.

2005. Review of Bert Bultinck, Numerous Meanings, the meaning of English cardinals and the legacy of Paul Grice. Linguist List 16.3586

2005 Review of (Noveck and Sperber eds.) `Experimental Pragmatics’. Linguist List 16.1518

2004 On Dependency and Quantification in Dynamic Semantics. In: Hasida Koiti and Nitta Katsumi (Eds.), New Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence: Joint Proceedings of the 17th and 18th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag.

2003 Complement Anaphora and Interpretation. Journal of Semantics, 20.1, p.73-113


2012. Sinn und Bedeutung. Edited with Ana Aguilar and Anna Chernilowskaya. MIT working papers in linguistics. (In progress).

2011. Linguistics in the Netherlands. Edited with Marion Elenbaas. AvT Publications 28.

2011. Vagueness in Communication. Edited with Robert van Rooij, Uli Sauerland and Hans-Christian Schmitz. LNCS/LNAI FOLLI Publications.

2010. Linguistics in the Netherlands. Edited with Jacqueline van Kampen. AvT Publications 27.

2008. Syntax and Semantics of Spatial P. Edited with Anna Asbury, Jakub Dotlacil and Berit Gehrke. Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 120. Benjamins.

2003. Plural pronominal anaphora in context. LOT publications 84. PhD thesis, Utrecht Institute for Linguistics OTS.