List of John Benjamins publications for which Jörg Bücker plays a role.
Indexing narrative metalepsis in German conversational story-telling: The case of “Von wegen”and “nach dem Motto”. Pragmatics 23:1, pp. 23–492013.
The purpose of this study is to show that direct speech in narratives introduced by “von wegen” (‘like’) and “nach dem Motto” (‘along the lines of’) can be analyzed as a powerful means to transform a stretch of talk into a massive “stance index” which transcends the boundaries between the… read more | Article