Grzegorz Drożdż

List of John Benjamins publications for which Grzegorz Drożdż plays a role.


Studies in Lexicogrammar: Theory and applications

Edited by Grzegorz Drożdż

[Human Cognitive Processing, 54] 2016. vii, 284 pp.
Subjects Cognition and language | Cognitive linguistics | Discourse studies | Morphology | Pragmatics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Drożdż, Grzegorz 2022 Metonymic patterns of count-to-mass and mass-to-count changes and their implications for metonymy researchFigurativity and Human Ecology, Bagasheva, Alexandra, Bozhil Hristov and Nelly Tincheva (eds.), pp. 251–273
This chapter formulates a proposal for dealing with two of the notorious problems of countability and uncountability in English: the problem of nouns changing their grammatical properties from count to mass and mass to count, and establishing the regularities of such changes. On the basis of the… read more | Chapter
The property of countability and uncountability is one of important characteristics of English nouns. At the same time, it is an issue of considerable controversy. On the one hand, Huddleston and Pullum (2002: 334) maintain that many nouns can be used with count and mass interpretations. On the… read more | Article
Since the grammar of every language can divide temporal reality in a different manner, this chapter aims to present a method of arriving at the understanding of one of its dimensions – the present – encoded in the structures of English. These structures consist of eleven temporal and aspectual… read more | Article