Bert Le Bruyn
List of John Benjamins publications for which Bert Le Bruyn plays a role.
Edited by Ana Aguilar-Guevara, Bert Le Bruyn and Joost Zwarts
Subjects Generative linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics
Klis, Martijn van der, Bert Le Bruyn et Henriette E. de Swart.
2020. Chapter 2. De la sémantique des temps verbaux à la traductologie: Une comparaison multilingue de L’Étranger de Camus
. The Expression of Tense, Aspect, Modality and Evidentiality in Albert Camus’s L'Étranger and Its Translations / L'Étranger de Camus et ses traductions : questions de temps, d'aspect, de modalité et d'évidentialité (TAME): An empirical study / Etude empirique, Corre, Eric, Danh Thành Do-Hurinville and Huy Linh Dao (eds.), pp. 11–38
We develop a linguistic analysis of the distribution and meaning of the verb forms used to translate the Passé Composé in Italian, German, Dutch, Spanish, English and Greek. To achieve this, we carry out a multilingual comparison of tense use in L’Étranger, based on an exploration of data extracted… read more | Chapter
Le Bruyn, Bert, Martijn van der Klis and Henriette E. de Swart.
2019. The Perfect in dialogue: Evidence from Dutch
. Linguistics in the Netherlands 2019, Berns, Janine and Elena Tribushinina (eds.), pp. 162–175
We investigate the use of the perfect in dialogue in Dutch and – for comparison – report on data from Dutch narrative discourse as well as on data from both registers in English. Our approach is corpus-based with data drawn from Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone and its translation to Dutch.… read more | Article
We propose a new paradigm for testing the influence of specificity on the acquisition of English articles (Ionin, 2003; Ionin et al., 2004; Ionin et al., 2009; Ko et al., 2010). We discuss and resolve issues of validation and present a preview and discussion of the results the new paradigm… read more | Chapter
Aguilar-Guevara, Ana, Bert Le Bruyn and Joost Zwarts.
2014. Advances in weak referentiality
. Weak Referentiality, Aguilar-Guevara, Ana, Bert Le Bruyn and Joost Zwarts (eds.), pp. 1–16
Le Bruyn, Bert.
2014. Inalienable possession: the status of the definite article
. Weak Referentiality, Aguilar-Guevara, Ana, Bert Le Bruyn and Joost Zwarts (eds.), pp. 311–334
We argue that the use of the definite article in French inalienable possession constructions does not lead us to abandon a unified analysis of definite articles. We face two challenges. First, the definite article in French inalienable possession constructions does not seem to convey uniqueness:
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Le Bruyn, Bert.
2007. The partitive article dei in Italian
. Linguistics in the Netherlands 2007, Los, Bettelou and Marjo van Koppen (eds.), pp. 138–149