Here’s a selection of my papers. PDFs are available for personal use only; do not distribute.
Chen, S. Y. & Husband, E. M. (2019). Decomposing event in real-time: Putting the pieces (back) together. To appear in C. Cummins & N. Katsos (Eds), Handbook of Experimental Semantics and Pragmatics. Oxford University Press. [pdf][preorder]
Chen, S. Y. & Husband, E. M. (2018). Comprehending anaphoric presuppositions involves memory retrieval “too”. Proceedings of the LSA Annual Meeting, 3(44), 1-11. [link]
Chen, S. Y. & Husband, E. M. (2018). Contradictory (Forward) Lifetime Effects and the Non-Future Tense in Mandarin Chinese. Proceedings of the LSA Annual Meeting, 3(6), 1-14. [link]
Chen, S. Y. (2017). Processing Tenses for the Living and the Dead: A Psycholinguistic Investigation of Lifetime Effects in Tensed and “Tenseless” Languages. MPhil thesis (Revised), the University of Oxford. [pdf][lingbuzz][PsyArXiv]
Semantics & Syntax
Chen, S. Y. (In prep) Deriving Wh-Correlatives in Mandarin Chinese: Wh-movement and (Island) Identity. Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 50).
Kobayashi, F. H & Chen, S. Y. (in prep) Ways of decomposing events: a unified semantics for adnominal and adverbial distributive numerals.
Hu, J., Chen, S. Y., Levy, R. (2019) A closer look at the performance of neural language models on reflexive anaphor licensing. In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Computation in Linguistics (SCiL). ACL Anthology.