Thomas Belligh

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  Postdoctoral researcher


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  • 2011-2015: Master in Linguistics and Literature: English-Italian, Ghent University
  • 2015-2016: Selected courses from the Master of Advanced Studies in Linguistics, Ghent University
  • 2012-2016: Bachelor of Laws, Ghent University
  • 2016-present: Doctoral fellow of the Special Research Fund (Ghent University)


Research interests

  • Information structure
  • Syntax and prosody
  • Theticity
  • Comparative linguistics
  • Language and cognition
  • Theoretical linguistics



“A comparative study of alternating presentational constructions in Dutch, English and Italian”



“The influence of activation status on the Dutch presentational alternation”, 15/12/2016, International workshop on non-prototypical clefts, KU Leuven.