Dorothee Beermann

List of John Benjamins publications for which Dorothee Beermann plays a role.


Rightward Movement

Edited by Dorothee Beermann, David LeBlanc and Henk van Riemsdijk

[Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today, 17] 1997. vi, 410 pp.
Subjects Generative linguistics | Syntax


Hellan, Lars and Dorothee Beermann 2020 Presentational and related constructions in Norwegian with reference to GermanThetics and Categoricals, Abraham, Werner, Elisabeth Leiss and Yasuhiro Fujinawa (eds.), pp. 69–104 | Chapter
This paper investigates constructions in Norwegian and German with an expletive pronoun in subject position, and for Norwegian also in object position. The discussion covers presentational, impersonal and extrapositional constructions in both languages, and in Norwegian also the ‘light reflexive’… read more
Beermann, Dorothee 2017 Infinitives: A comparative German-Norwegian studyContrastive Studies in Verbal Valency, Hellan, Lars, Andrej L. Malchukov and Michela Cennamo (eds.), pp. 83–108 | Chapter
In this article we discuss bare infinitive constructions in German and Norwegian, presenting research conducted as part of a comparative valence project. The project approaches valency from a construction oriented perspective, and combines the creation of Open Access monolingual… read more
Beermann, Dorothee, Kalyanamalini Sahoo and Lars Hellan 2007 What is ‘Argument Sharing’? A Case Study on Argument Sharing under VP-Serialization in OriyaLinguistic Theory and South Asian Languages: Essays in honour of K. A. Jayaseelan, Bayer, Josef, Tanmoy Bhattacharya and M.T. Hany Babu (eds.), pp. 15–28 | Article
The paper discusses some possible interpretations of the notion ‘argument sharing’ in the analysis of Oriya serial verb constructions (SVCs). The paper in particular addresses the notion of ‘token-sharing’. We argue that the concept of token-sharing, although, due to its rigour, theoretically the… read more
Riemsdijk, Henk van, Dorothee Beermann and David LeBlanc 1997 PrefaceRightward Movement, Beermann, Dorothee, David LeBlanc and Henk van Riemsdijk (eds.), pp. 1 ff. | Article