Dorian Roehrs

List of John Benjamins publications for which Dorian Roehrs plays a role.


Subjects Germanic linguistics | Historical linguistics | Morphology | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Generative linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Semantics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Roehrs, Dorian and Marit Julien 2014 Adjectives in German and Norwegian: Differences in weak and strong inflectionsAdjectives in Germanic and Romance, Sleeman, Petra, Freek Van de Velde and Harry Perridon (eds.), pp. 245–262 | Article
In this paper, we demonstrate that adjective endings in the Germanic languages do not pattern uniformly. We illustrate this with nine syntactic contexts: possessives involving proper names and pronominals, embedded and unembedded proper names, “disagreeing” pronominal DPs, appositives, definite… read more
Roehrs, Dorian 2006 Pronominal noun phrases, number specifications, and null nounsComparative Studies in Germanic Syntax: From Afrikaans to Zurich German, Hartmann, Jutta M. and László Molnárfi (eds.), pp. 143–180 | Article
Roehrs, Dorian 2005 Pronouns are Determiners After AllThe Function of Function Words and Functional Categories, Dikken, Marcel den and Christina Tortora (eds.), pp. 251–285 | Article
Roehrs, Dorian and Marie Labelle 2003 The Left Periphery in Child French: Evidence for a Simply-Split CPRomance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001: Selected papers from 'Going Romance', Amsterdam, 6–8 December 2001, Quer, Josep, Jan Schroten, Mauro Scorretti, Petra Sleeman and Els Verheugd-Daatzelaar (eds.), pp. 279–294 | Article