Olga Spevak

Olga Spevak

List of John Benjamins publications for which Olga Spevak plays a role.


Pragmatic Approaches to Latin and Ancient Greek

Edited by Camille Denizot and Olga Spevak

[Studies in Language Companion Series, 190] 2017. xvi, 309 pp.
Subjects Classical linguistics | Historical linguistics | Pragmatics | Theoretical linguistics

Noun Valency

Edited by Olga Spevak

[Studies in Language Companion Series, 158] 2014. xvi, 213 pp.
Subjects Semantics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Classical linguistics | Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Romance linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Spevak, Olga and Camille Denizot. 2017. Chapter 1. Pragmatics in Latin and Ancient Greek: An introduction. Pragmatic Approaches to Latin and Ancient Greek, Denizot, Camille and Olga Spevak (eds.), pp. 1–14
Spevak, Olga. 2014. Chapter 8. Noun valency in Latin. Noun Valency, Spevak, Olga (ed.), pp. 183–210
This article has two objectives. The first is to present an account of valency nouns in Latin. Lyons’ typology (1977) envisaging three orders of entities is useful for predicting the number and type of complements used with various nouns. Expansions of all the categories are distinguished: concrete… read more | Article