Beatriz Sánchez Cárdenas

List of John Benjamins publications for which Beatriz Sánchez Cárdenas plays a role.


Frame Semantics provides a powerful cross-lingual model to describe the conceptual structure underlying specialized language. Building specialized frames is challenging because of the complex nature of predicate-argument structures, and because of the domain-specific uses of general-language… read more | Article
Sánchez Cárdenas, Beatriz and Pamela Faber. 2014. A functional and constructional approach for specialized knowledge resources. Language Processing and Grammars: The role of functionally oriented computational models, Nolan, Brian and Carlos Periñán-Pascual (eds.), pp. 297–312
This paper describes how verbs are represented in EcoLexicon (, a specialized knowledge resource in environmental science. Based on the hypothesis that human cognition organizes concepts in semantic categories (Tranel et al. 2001; H. Damasio et al. 2004), verbs are conceptually… read more | Article