Yan Ki (Jackie) Lai

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Cohort Year: 2015
Advisor(s): Karlos Arregi
Research Interests: Syntax, Morphology, The Syntax-Semantics Interface

Jackie Lai's main research interests lie in generative syntax, morphology and the syntax-semantics interface. He is especially interested in exploring how East Asian languages may contribute to the development of linguistic theory. His work has appeared in peer-reviewed journals such as Journal of East Asian Linguistics, Journal of Neurolinguistics, and Studies in Generative Grammar.