Hello, my friend! I’m Minqi Liu, a third-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Linguistics at UCLA. I’m also a member of UCLA Language Acquisition Lab. Please click on my CV if you’d like to learn more about me.
Research Interests: syntax, L1 acquisition, Mandarin Chinese
- A paper co-authored by me, Nina Hyams, and Victoria Mateu is to be published in the inaugural issue of Theoretical and Experimental Linguistics, entitled The Syntax and Acquisition of Mandarin Sluice-like Constructions.
- I filed my MA thesis with the department and the university.
- I gave a talk in the 14th Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition conference (GALA 14) on Sluicing in Child Mandarin: Effects of Lexical Ambiguity (joint work with Nina Hyams and Victoria Mateu).
- I went to Crete, Greece for the wonderful CreteLing summer school this July.
- I gave a talk in the 55th meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society (CLS 55) on Delayed Subject Advantages in Mandarin Sluicing Acquisition.