Nancy Hedberg

List of John Benjamins publications for which Nancy Hedberg plays a role.



The Grammar–Pragmatics Interface: Essays in honor of Jeanette K. Gundel

Edited by Nancy Hedberg and Ron Zacharski

[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 155] 2007. viii, 345 pp.
Subjects Pragmatics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Hedberg, Nancy 2013 Multiple focus and cleft sentencesCleft Structures, Hartmann, Katharina and Tonjes Veenstra (eds.), pp. 227–250 | Article
The information structure of English cleft sentences is discussed. A cleft sentence divides a proposition into two parts, which are interpreted as an exhaustive focus and a pragmatic presupposition. These two semantic components can be flexibly mapped onto the information structure categories of… read more
Hedberg, Nancy and Lorna Fadden 2007 The information structure of it-clefts, wh-clefts and reverse wh-clefts in EnglishThe Grammar–Pragmatics Interface: Essays in honor of Jeanette K. Gundel, Hedberg, Nancy and Ron Zacharski (eds.), pp. 49–76 | Article
Gundel, Jeanette K., Nancy Hedberg and Ron Zacharski 2005 Pronouns Without NP Antecedents: How do we Know when a Pronoun is Referential?Anaphora Processing: Linguistic, cognitive and computational modelling, Branco, António, Tony McEnery and Ruslan Mitkov (eds.), pp. 351 ff. | Article
Hedberg, Nancy 1996 Word Order and Cognitive Status in MandarinReference and Referent Accessibility, Fretheim, Thorstein and Jeanette K. Gundel (eds.), pp. 179 ff. | Article
Hedberg, Nancy 1993 On the subject-predicate structure of pseudocleftsPrinciples and Prediction: The analysis of natural language, Eid, Mushira and Gregory Iverson (eds.), pp. 119 ff. | Article