Svetlana Ó Siochfhradha Prešern

Research Interests: 

  • Syntax of adpositional variation 
  • Celtic Philology and Historical Linguistics (Insular & Continental Celtic)
  • Dialectology of Modern Irish (Corca Dhuibhne dialect) and Welsh 
  • Germanic Philology and Historical Linguistics (Old High German Dialectology)
  • Syntax-semantics interface 
  • Minimalism, Categorial Grammar, Head Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
  • Medieval Multilingualism and Code-Switching 
  • Syntactic Metatheory and Linguistic Typology
  • Argument Selection and Transitivity in Modern Slovenian Dialects 


Be’ am Arddodiaid Cyfansawdd te’? A Diachronic Study in the Syntax of Complex Prepositions in Welsh  

Funded by: Clarendon Fund of Oxford University Press & Scatcherd European Scholarship 

Previous Education:

Other Roles: 

  • Library Assistant at Radcliffe Camera, Bodleian Old Library, Taylor Institution Library and Art, Archeology and Ancient Worlds Library 


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