Corinne Rossari

List of John Benjamins publications for which Corinne Rossari plays a role.


Book series


The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers

Edited by Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen and Corinne Rossari

Special issue of Journal of Historical Pragmatics 6:2 (2005) 179 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Historical linguistics | Pragmatics


Rossari, Corinne and Frédéric Gachet 2014 Parenthetical verbs as a challenge for discourse unitsDiscourse Segmentation in Romance Languages, Pons Bordería, Salvador (ed.), pp. 95–119 | Article
Our paper deals with some French parentheticals verbs called incise de discours rapporté (IDR). Our purpose is to show how two models of discourse structure, one representing discourse units in a praxeological framework involving syntax and prosody (the macro-syntactic approach of the Groupe de… read more
Mosegaard Hansen, Maj-Britt and Corinne Rossari 2005 The evolution of pragmatic markers: IntroductionThe Evolution of Pragmatic Markers, Mosegaard Hansen, Maj-Britt and Corinne Rossari (eds.), pp. 177–187 | Article
Klein, Jean René et Corinne Rossari 2004 Le figement dans ses différents étatsLingvisticæ Investigationes 26:2, pp. 203–214 | Article
SummaryThis article analyses variation in some set phrases in four French variaties: the French of Belgium, France, Quebec and Switzerland. The comparative perspective adopted reveals many types of constraints on the idiomatic properties of the set phrases. The article also demonstrates how… read more
Rossari, Corinne et Jacques Jayez 2000 Du coup et les connecteurs de conséquence dans une perspective dynamiqueLingvisticæ Investigationes 23:2, pp. 303–326 | Article
Summary « Du coup » and the consequence discourse markers in a dynamic perspective Du coup is a French discourse marker (DM) which signals that a consequence relation obtains between two propositions. In this respect it is in the same class as the other consequence French DM, such as donc,… read more
Rossari, Corinne and Jacques Jayez 1996 Donc et les Consécutifs. Des Systèmes de Contraintes DifférentielsLingvisticæ Investigationes 20:1, pp. 117–143 | Article
In this paper, we investigate some syntactic and semantic properties of a subclass of consecution discourse markers, or "connectives", in French. Consecution connectives express causal, implicative, or deductive relations between propositional entities. Typical instances of the class in English are… read more