30th English Departmental Seminar

Classifier Constructions in Sign Languages

At the Departmental Seminar hosted on 28 March 2019, Mr Emre Hakgüder from University of Chicago introduced the Turkish sign language and illustrated argument drop and classifier decisions in Turkish sign language instrumentals with three experimental data sets. The audience raised questions during the Q&A Session on how signers make decisions on using classifiers and the differences among different sign languages. The seminar was well received by teachers and students.