Alizée Lombard

List of John Benjamins publications for which Alizée Lombard plays a role.


Lombard, Alizée, Richard Huyghe, Lucie Barque and Doriane Gras 2023 Regular polysemy and novel word-sense identificationThe Mental Lexicon 18:1, pp. 94–119 | Article
This study examines speakers’ intuitions about novel word senses created through regular polysemy patterns. We investigate the effect of scalar regularity and lexical figure (metaphor vs. metonymy) on the identification of novel word senses, based on a detection experiment. It is shown that the… read more
Lombard, Alizée, Marine Wauquier, Cécile Fabre, Nabil Hathout, Lydia-Mai Ho-Dac and Richard Huyghe 2022 Evaluating morphosemantic demotivation through experimental and distributional methodsLingvisticæ Investigationes 45:1, pp. 83–115 | Article
The lexicalization of morphologically complex words, i.e. their inclusion in the lexicon, can involve a loss of semantic compositionality. Such a phenomenon, called demotivation, has been overlooked in both morphological and lexical studies, notably regarding its gradual nature. This paper… read more