Sigridur Saeunn Sigurdardottir

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sigridur Saeunn Sigurdardottir plays a role.


Sigurdardottir, Sigridur Saeunn and Thórhallur Eythórsson 2019 Chapter 4. Stability and change in Icelandic weather verbs: Syntax, semantics and argument structureThe Determinants of Diachronic Stability, Breitbarth, Anne, Miriam Bouzouita, Lieven Danckaert and Melissa Farasyn (eds.), pp. 69–100 | Chapter
Contrary to previous claims, weather verbs in Icelandic are not “no-argument” predicates. Both in Old and Modern Icelandic they can appear with an NP either in nominative, accusative or dative case. It can be shown that in Modern Icelandic the NPs are subjects, and this is likely to have been the… read more