Syntactic theories are often evaluated using something like Occam’s razor – we syntacticians typically prefer the theory with the smallest set of grammatical operations.
The McMaster Autism Research Team (MacART) is proud to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day.
The 2nd McMaster IPA Spelling Bee may have been a lot of fun and some free pizza but it was also a serious test of Phonetics, IPA, and the ability to hear, deconstruct and transcribe pretty difficult words from English, German, Polish and Bzhedukh, a West Circassian language.
Three students from Prof. Sonomi Iwata-Consul’s Japanese 2ZZ3 class participated in this year’s Ontario Japanese speech contest.
Found in translation: John Colarusso ‘is not your usual person’
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