Chad Howe

List of John Benjamins publications for which Chad Howe plays a role.


At the center of grammaticalization studies has been an effort to understand the interplay between form and function throughout the development of a construction. A recent analysis by Dehé & Stathi (2016) has made the case that desemanticization (semantic reduction) and erosion (phonetic… read more
Amaral, Patrícia and Chad Howe 2010 Detours along the perfect pathRomance Linguistics 2009: Selected papers from the 39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Tucson, Arizona, March 2009, Colina, Sonia, Antxon Olarrea and Ana Maria Carvalho (eds.), pp. 387–404 | Article
The development of periphrastic past constructions in Romance, including those that do not take a reflex of Latin habĒre as an auxiliary, has been analyzed along a continuum from a resultative construction to a perfect, and in some cases to a perfective (see Harris 1982; Fleischman 1983). This… read more
Gutiérrez-Rexach, Javier and Chad Howe 2003 Selective and Unselective Manner OperatorsRomance Linguistics: Theory and Acquisition, Pérez-Leroux, Ana Teresa and Yves Roberge (eds.), pp. 131–147 | Article