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Rebecca on 'if' and 'whether', with no buts

Rebecca Woods presented joint work with Patrick D. Elliott (UCL) on "Polar questions and polarity sensitivity: a semantic account of if vs. whether" at two workshops last week (commencing 22nd May): Subordinate Clauses in Generative Linguistics at UCL and SPiNFest (Semantics and Pragmatics in the North) at the University of Manchester. Huddlings heard if they went well...or should that be whether they went well...?

Hazel Price