Grammaticalization meets Construction Grammar

| University of Gothenburg
| University of Gothenburg
| University of Gothenburg
ISBN 9789027200648 | EUR 95.00 | USD 143.00
ISBN 9789027264169 | EUR 95.00 | USD 143.00
Grammaticalization research has increasingly highlighted the notion of constructions in the last decade. In the wake of this heightened interest, efforts have been made in grammaticalization research to more precisely articulate the largely pretheoretical notion of construction in the theoretical framework of construction grammar. As such, grammaticalization research increasingly interacts and converges with the emerging field of diachronic construction grammar. This volume brings together articles that are situated at the intersection of grammaticalization research and diachronic construction grammar. All articles share an interest in integrating insights from grammaticalization research and construction grammar in order to advance our understanding of empirical cases of grammaticalization. Constructions at various levels of abstractness are investigated, both in well-documented languages, such as Ancient Greek, Latin, Spanish, German, Norwegian and English, and in less-described languages, such as Manchu and Mongolian.
[Constructional Approaches to Language, 21]  2018.  vi, 315 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Theoretical issues
Grammaticalization meets Construction Grammar: Opportunities, challenges and potential incompatibilities
Evie Coussé, Peter Andersson and Joel Olofsson
Three open questions in Diachronic Construction Grammar
Martin Hilpert
Verb constructions
Grammaticalisation cut short: A diachronic constructional view on English posture verbs
Mégane Lesuisse and Maarten Lemmens
Pseudocoordination in Norwegian: Degrees of grammaticalization and constructional variants
Torodd Kinn
Evaluating grammaticalization and constructional accounts: The development of the inchoative construction with put verbs in Spanish
Renata Enghels and Marie Comer
Noun constructions
Reduction or expansion? A bit of both: A case study on the development of German degree modifiers
Jakob Neels and Stefan Hartmann
Type frequency, productivity and schematicity in the evolution of the Latin secundum NP construction
Caterina Guardamagna
Constructions at sentence level
The development of the conditional caso construction in Spanish
Anton Granvik
Constructionalization areas: The case of negation in Manchu
Andreas Hölzl
A Radical Construction Grammar approach to construction split in the diachrony of the spatial particles of Ancient Greek: Some theoretical preliminaries
Emanuel Karlsson
Construction index
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BIC Subject: CFF – Historical & comparative linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009010 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  2018002594