Jila Ghomeshi


Degrees / areas of specialization

MA/PhD University of Toronto
BA, York University

Areas of specialization: data-driven formal syntax, syntax-morphology interface, syntax-pragmatics interface, Persian syntax

Research Interests

the syntax of noun phrases and nominalization
the syntax of grammaticalization
reduplication in syntax
number marking 


Fall 2019
LING 3120 Syntactic Theory
LING 7630 Syntax

Winter 2020
LING 2600 Verbal Art 

Curriculum Vitae

Ghomeshi CV PDF

Slim book for general public:

Ghomeshi, Jila (2010) Grammar Matters: The social significance of how we use language, Arbeiter Ring Press, Semaphore Series, Winnipeg.