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Theoretical and Applied Linguistics


Liu Yang

College: Newnham College


Supervisor: Prof Ian Roberts and Dr Theresa Biberauer

Research Topic: On the structure of nominal coordination



Liu Yang is a PhD fresher in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics. She received her MA with Distinction in Linguistics at the University of Newcastle (2016-2017) and BA in Translation and Interpreting at Sun Yat-sen University (2012-2016).



Liu is interested in the functional categories in the nominal domain from a cross-linguistic perspective and how number is expressed in the hierarchy.