List of John Benjamins publications for which Katerina Stathi plays a role.
Subjects Semantics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics
Cross-linguistic diachronic studies have focused on the parallel or divergent development of cognate or functionally equivalent items. This paper traces the diachronic convergent development of two unrelated items by means of a case study, the development of the German verb scheinen ‘shine, emit… read more | Article
2015. Temperature terms in Modern Greek
. The Linguistics of Temperature, Koptjevskaja-Tamm, Maria (ed.), pp. 354–391
This paper gives a descriptive overview of the Modern Greek system of temperature terms. Temperature sensation is lexicalised by ten adjectives, eight nouns, and four verbs. All terms are of native origin. Lexicalisation of temperature is characterised by a number of asymmetries. Each word class is… read more | Article
This case study looks at the construction gehören + passive perfect participle (participle II) in present-day German. It focuses on a synchronic analysis, but also considers diachronic evidence. The construction has grammaticalized to a modal passive marker in which the participle typically… read more | Article
Stathi, Katerina, Elke Gehweiler and Ekkehard König.
. Grammaticalization: Current views and issues, Stathi, Katerina, Elke Gehweiler and Ekkehard König (eds.), pp. 01–14