Chiawei Wang

PhD Linguistics & English Language

  • Linguistics and English Language
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
  • The University of Edinburgh

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 2.17, Dugald Stewart Building
3 Charles Street

City
Edinburgh
Post code
EH8 9AD

Qualifications

2017–   PhD Linguistics and English Language, The University of Edinburgh

  • Thesis: The interpretation and function of utterance final particles (supervised by Dr Chris Cummins and Prof Ronnie Cann)

Undergraduate teaching

2017–

  • Tutor of Linguistics and English Langage 1A (Semester 1)
  • Tutor of Linguistics and English Langage 1B (Semester 2)
  • Tutor in the PPLS Writing Centre

Postgraduate teaching

2017–

  • Tutor in the PPLS Writing Centre

Research summary

My current research centres on the semantics and pragmatics of modal particles and their interface.

Current research interests

experimental pragmatics, discourse relations, pragmatic inferences, implicature, (inter)subjectivity, evidentiality, pragmaticalisation