Grubic, M. (2015). Focus and alternative sensitivity in Ngamo (West-Chadic). Ph.D. thesis, University of Potsdam [link]


Grubic, M. (to appear). Investigating meaning. An Introduction on the Basis of Focus-Sensitive Particles. To appear in F. Ahoua, D. Gibbon & S. Skopeteas (eds.), Linguistic Fieldwork and Language Documentation. A Course Book on Foundational Skills.

Grubic, M & M. Wierzba (2021). The German additive particle noch: Testing the role of topic situations. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics, 6(1), p.36. DOI:

Grubic, M. (2019). Additives and accommodation. In D. Gutzmann & K. Turgay, Secondary content: The semantics and pragmatics of side issues, Leiden: Brill, p. 168–199. [link]

Grubic, M. (2019). The scalar particle har’i in Ngamo (West Chadic). In M. Zimmermann, K. von Heusinger & E. Onea (eds.), Questions in discourse, Volume 2: Pragmatics, Leiden: Brill, p. 45–95. [link]

Grubic, M. & M. Wierzba. (2019). Presupposition accommodation of the German additive particle auch (“too”). Frontiers in Communication 4(15), as part of the Research Topic ‘The Role of Alternatives in Language’ [link]

Grubic, M., A. Renans & R.A. Duah. (2019). Focus, exhaustivity and existence in Akan, Ga and Ngamo. In: Linguistics 57(1): 221–268 [link]

Bombi, C., M. Grubic, A. Renans & R.A. Duah (2019). The semantics of the (so-called) clausal determiner nó in Akan (Kwa). In M.T. Espinal et al (eds.) Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 23, vol 1, p. 81–199. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès. [link]

Grubic, M. (2018). Two strategies of reopening QUDs — evidence from German auch & noch. In R. Truswell (ed.) Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21. [link]

Grubic, M. & A. Renans. (2017). Definiteness marking on VPs/TPs in Ga and Ngamo. In V. Hohaus and W. Rothe (eds.) Proceedings of Triple A 3, 1-15. [link]

Grubic, M. (2016) German erst – a temporal addition to the ‘exclusive muddle’. In N. Bade et al (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 20, 323-340.[link]

Grubic, M. (2012a). Kapa as an end-of-scale marker in Bole and Ngizim (West Chadic). In A. Aguilar Guevara et al (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 16, 293-306. [link]

Grubic, M. (2012b). The West-Chadic particle kapa as an end-of-scale marker. In E. Bogal-Allbritten (ed.), Proceedings of the sixth conference on the semantics of under-represented languages in the Americas and Sula-Bar, 303-318.

Grubic, M. (2011) On the Projection Behaviour of Freely Associating mod- (only) in Bole (West Chadic). In G. Kierstead (ed.), Proceedings of ESSLLI 2011: Workshop on Projective Content, 23-41.

Grubic, M. and M. Zimmermann.(2011). Conventional and free association with focus in Ngamo (West Chadic). In I. Reich et al. (eds.), Sinn und Bedeutung 15. Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für Semantik. Saarbrücken: Saarland University Press, 291-305. [link]

Grubic, M.(2010). Ngizim fieldnotes. In S. Petrova & M. Grubic (eds.), Linguistic Fieldnotes I: Information structure in African Languages. Working Papers of the SFB 632 (ISIS) 13.1-76. [link]

Chiarcos, C., Fiedler, I., Grubic, M., Haida, A., Hartmann, K., Ritz, J., Schwarz, A., Zeldes, A. & Zimmermann, M.(2009). Information Structure in African Languages: Corpora and Tools. In De Pauw, G., L. Levin, & de Schryver G-M. (eds.),Proceedings of the Workshop on LanguageTechnologies for African Languages (AFLAT), 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics(EACL-09) (17-24), March 2009,Athens, Greece. [link]