Research

Ellipsis

Mendes, Gesoel. In preparation. The syntax of verb-echo answers. [WCCFL2018-Poster]

Mendes, Gesoel. In preparation. Verb-stranding VP ellipsis in English?

Mendes, Gesoel and Nick Huang. In preparation. Everything or nothing: ellipsis, idioms and pronouns.

Traces

Mendes, Gesoel and Rodrigo Ranero. In preparation. Adjunct Extraction in Mayan: Consequences for Chain Reduction. [BLS2017-handout]

Mendes, Gesoel and Maximiliano Guimarães. 2013 . Interação entre foco, morfologia e controle em PB: evidências adicionais para a teoria do controle por movimento. Revista Linguística, v. 9, p. 158-185. (title in English: “The interaction between focus, morphology and control: additional evidence for movement theory of Control.”) [pdf-Portuguese]

Bleaching

Mendes, Gesoel. In preparation. Bleached verbs in Brazilian Portuguese: a case study on want.

Past researches

Mendes, Gesoel 2013. Sobre questions A-não-A e tag questions. Master thesis. (title in English: On A-not-A questions and tag questions) [pdf-Portuguese]

Mendes, Gesoel and Maximiliano Guimarães. 2011. Diminutivo em Português Brasileiro: sufixação ou infixação? Estudos Linguísticos, v. 40, p. 364-378. (title in English: Diminutives in Portuguse: sufixation or infixation?”) [pdf-Portuguese]