Paul J. Hopper
List of John Benjamins publications for which Paul J. Hopper plays a role.
Frequency and the Emergence of Linguistic Structure
Edited by Joan L. Bybee and Paul J. Hopper
[Typological Studies in Language, 45] 2001. vii, 492 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Psycholinguistics | Typology
The Limits of Grammaticalization
Edited by Anna Giacalone Ramat and Paul J. Hopper
[Typological Studies in Language, 37] 1998. vi, 307 pp.
Subjects Morphology | Pragmatics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics | Typology
Voice: Form and Function
Edited by Barbara A. Fox and Paul J. Hopper
[Typological Studies in Language, 27] 1994. xiii, 377 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Functional linguistics | Pragmatics | Theoretical linguistics
Toward Proto-Nostratic: A New Approach to the Comparison of Proto-Indo-European and Proto-Afroasiatic
Allan R. Bomhard
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 27] 1984. xi, 356 pp.
Subjects Comparative linguistics | Historical linguistics
Tense-Aspect: Between semantics & pragmatics
Edited by Paul J. Hopper
[Typological Studies in Language, 1] 1982. ix, 350 pp.
Subjects Pragmatics | Semantics | Typology
Studies in Descriptive and Historical Linguistics: Festschrift for Winfred P. Lehmann
Edited by Paul J. Hopper
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 4] 1977. x, 502 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Theoretical linguistics
“You turn your back and there’s somebody moving in”: Syntactic anacrusis in spoken English Interactional Linguistics 1:1, pp. 64–892021
Anacrustic Coordination (AC) is a type of biclausal conjunction such that an initial clause or phrase sets up a state of affairs and is followed by and and a strongly focused second clause, for example three years it’s been sitting here and I haven’t done it. AC figures in a number of kinds of… read more | Article
Chapter 12. Afterword Emergent Syntax for Conversation: Clausal patterns and the organization of action, Maschler, Yael, Simona Pekarek Doehler, Jan Lindström and Leelo Keevallik (eds.), pp. 331–3382020
Temporality and the Emergence of a Construction: A Discourse Approach to Sluicing Temporality in Interaction, Deppermann, Arnulf and Susanne Günthner (eds.), pp. 123–1462015
A sluice (Ross 1969) is a wh-word that, in the standard syntactic view, refers to ellipted material in an antecedent clause. In the present study, based on conversational data, I view sluices from a temporal and interactional perspective in which grammatical constructions are seen as emergent in… read more | Article
Projectability and clause combining in interaction Crosslinguistic Studies of Clause Combining: The multifunctionality of conjunctions, Laury, Ritva (ed.), pp. 99–1232008
We examine a set of supposedly “biclausal” constructions in natural conversations in English and German, and argue that: (1) these constructions are not biclausal, since the second “clause” is typically not a clause but an indeterminate stretch of discourse without a consistent syntactic structure;… read more | Article
Hendiadys and auxiliation in English Complex Sentences in Grammar and Discourse: Essays in honor of Sandra A. Thompson, Bybee, Joan L. and Michael Noonan (eds.), pp. 145–1732002
Introduction to frequency and the emergence of linguistic structure Frequency and the Emergence of Linguistic Structure, Bybee, Joan L. and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 1 ff.2001
Transitivity, clause structure, and argument structure: Evidence from conversation Frequency and the Emergence of Linguistic Structure, Bybee, Joan L. and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 27 ff.2001
Introduction The Limits of Grammaticalization, Giacalone Ramat, Anna and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 1–111998
The Paradigm at the End of the Universe The Limits of Grammaticalization, Giacalone Ramat, Anna and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 147–1581998
Dualisms in the Study of Narrative: A Note on Labov and Waletzky Oral Versions of Personal Experience: Three decades of narrative analysis, pp. 74–821997
Dispersed Verbal Predicates in Vernacular Written Narrative Directions in Functional Linguistics, Kamio, Akio (ed.), pp. 1 ff.1997
When ‘Grammar’ and Discourse Clash: The Problem of Source Conflicts Essays on Language Function and Language Type: Dedicated to T. Givón, Bybee, Joan L., John Haiman and Sandra A. Thompson (eds.), pp. 231 ff.1997
The Category ‘Event’ in Natural Discourse and Logic Discourse, Grammar and Typology: Papers in honor of John W.M. Verhaar, Abraham, Werner, T. Givón and Sandra A. Thompson (eds.), pp. 139 ff.1995
On some principles of grammaticization Approaches to Grammaticalization: Volume I. Theoretical and methodological issues, Traugott, Elizabeth Closs and Bernd Heine (eds.), pp. 17 ff.1991
Principles of grammaticization: towards a diachronic typology Language Typology 1987: Systematic Balance in Language, Lehmann, Winfred P. (ed.), pp. 157 ff.1990
Where do words come from? Studies in Typology and Diachrony: Papers presented to Joseph H. Greenberg on his 75th birthday, Croft, William A., Suzanne Kemmer and Keith Denning (eds.), pp. 151 ff.1990
24. Stability and change in VN/NV alternating languages: A study in pragmatics and linguistic typology The Pragmatic Perspective: Selected papers from the 1985 International Pragmatics Conference, Verschueren, Jef and Marcella Bertuccelli Papi (eds.), pp. 455 ff.1987
Structuralism and diachrony: the development of the indefinite article in English Papers from the 7th International Conference on Historical Linguistics, Giacalone Ramat, Anna, Onofrio Carruba and Giuliano Bernini (eds.), pp. 295 ff.1987
Some Discourse Functions of Classifiers in Malay Noun Classes and Categorization: Proceedings of a symposium on categorization and noun classification, Eugene, Oregon, October 1983, Craig, Colette G. (ed.), pp. 309 ff.1986
Discourse function and word order shift: A typological study of the VS/SV alternation Language Typology 1985: Papers from the Linguistic Typology Symposium, Moscow, 9–13 Dec. 1985, Lehmann, Winfred P. (ed.), pp. 123 ff.1986
The iconicity of the universal categories “noun” and “verb” Iconicity in Syntax: Proceedings of a symposium on iconicity in syntax, Stanford, June 24–26, 1983, Haiman, John (ed.), pp. 151 ff.1985
Aspect between Discourse and Grammar: An Introductory Essay for the Volume Tense-Aspect: Between semantics & pragmatics, Hopper, Paul J. (ed.), pp. 3 ff.1982
“Decem” and “Taihyn” languages: An Indo-European isogloss Bono Homini Donum: Essays in Historical Linguistics, in Memory of J. Alexander Kerns. (2 volumes), Arbeitman, Yoël L. and Allan R. Bomhard (eds.), pp. 133–1421981
Some Observations on the Typology of Focus and Aspect in Narrative Language Studies in Language 3:1, pp. 37–641979
28. Hildebrandslied 35b: Dat ih dir it nu bi huldi gibu Studies in Descriptive and Historical Linguistics: Festschrift for Winfred P. Lehmann, Hopper, Paul J. (ed.), pp. 481 ff.1977