Patrick Hanks

Patrick Hanks

List of John Benjamins publications for which Patrick Hanks plays a role.

Journal

Articles

Hanks, Patrick. 2020. How context determines meaning. Computational Phraseology, Corpas Pastor, Gloria and Jean-Pierre Colson (eds.), pp. 297–310
It is an extraordinary fact that, although most speakers and writers of the English language (or, we may presume, any other language) believe that they are capable of expressing any meaning that they want to with considerable precision, the behaviour of the words they use is highly variable, with… read more | Chapter
Review
Review
Preliminary findings from corpus analysis suggest that the semantics of each verb in the language are determined by the totality of its complementation patterns. Accurate description of those patterns requires a level of analytic delicacy which was not possible until the advent of large bodies of… read more | Article
Hanks, Patrick. 1990. Evidence and intuition in lexicography. Meaning and Lexicography, Tomaszczyk, Jerzy and Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (eds.), pp. 31 ff.
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