Michael Herslund

List of John Benjamins publications for which Michael Herslund plays a role.


Dimensions of Possession

Edited by Irène Baron, Michael Herslund and Finn Sørensen

[Typological Studies in Language, 47] 2001. vi, 337 pp.
Subjects Semantics | Syntax | Typology


Herslund, Michael 2008 Articles, definite and indefiniteEssays on Nominal Determination: From morphology to discourse management, Høeg Müller, Henrik and Alex Klinge (eds.), pp. 27–43 | Article
In the Indo-European languages where a definite article exists, it is historically derived from a demonstrative pronoun. The hypothesis of this paper is that the origin of the definite article is the creation of noun phrase structure by the subordination of a noun to a demonstrative pronoun. This… read more
The article gives an introduction to the concept of an independent topological level of description as developped by Danish grammarians. According to this approach topology (the linear ordering of constituents) and syntax (the hierarchical ordering of constituents) constitute two different levels… read more
Herslund, Michael 2002 2. Romance transitivityThe Nominative & Accusative and their counterparts, Davidse, Kristin and Béatrice Lamiroy (eds.), pp. 15–39 | Chapter
Baron, Irène and Michael Herslund 2001 5. Semantics of the verb HAVEDimensions of Possession, Baron, Irène, Michael Herslund and Finn Sørensen (eds.), pp. 85 ff. | Chapter
Herslund, Michael and Irène Baron 2001 Introduction: Dimensions of possessionDimensions of Possession, Baron, Irène, Michael Herslund and Finn Sørensen (eds.), pp. 1 ff. | Article
Baron, Irène and Michael Herslund 1998 Support verb constructions as predicate formationThe Structure of the Lexicon in Functional Grammar, Olbertz, Hella, Kees Hengeveld and Jesús Sánchez García (eds.), pp. 99 ff. | Article
Durst-Andersen, Per and Michael Herslund 1996 The syntax of Danish verbs: Lexical and syntactic transitivityContent, Expression and Structure: Studies in Danish functional grammar, Engberg-Pedersen, Elisabeth, Michael Fortescue, Peter Harder, Lars Heltoft and Lisbeth Falster Jakobsen (eds.), pp. 65 ff. | Article