Margarita Borreguero Zuloaga

List of John Benjamins publications for which Margarita Borreguero Zuloaga plays a role.


Models of Discourse Units in Romance Languages

Edited by Margarita Borreguero Zuloaga, Vahram Atayan and Sybille Große

Special issue of Revue Romane 53:1 (2018) v, 179 pp.
Subjects Romance linguistics | Romance literature & literary studies
Subjects Cognition and language | Language acquisition | Multilingualism


Borreguero Zuloaga, Margarita, Vahram Atayan and Sybille Große 2018 Models of discourse segmentation in Romance Languages1 Models of Discourse Units in Romance Languages, Borreguero Zuloaga, Margarita, Vahram Atayan and Sybille Große (eds.), pp. 1–5 | Introduction
This paper examines how native speakers (NS) and non-native speakers (NNS) of Italian approach topic organisation (topic shift, topic closure, digressions, topic recovery, and summary) in oral interactions. The research focuses on which discourse markers (DMs) are used when speakers try to… read more
Borreguero Zuloaga, Margarita 2014 Chapter 12. Left periphery in discourse: Frame Units and discourse markersLeft Sentence Peripheries in Spanish: Diachronic, Variationist and Comparative Perspectives, Dufter, Andreas and Álvaro S. Octavio de Toledo y Huerta (eds.), pp. 345–382 | Chapter
In recent years a number of Romance-language scholars, have attempted to outline discourse models that identify units which contribute significantly to the information structure of discourse. One of these, known as the Basel model, is briefly presented in this paper. As far as we know, it is the… read more
The goal of the present study is to illustrate the benefits of using a model of discourse units in describing and explaining the use of polyfunctional discourse markers. Specifically, the aim is to show that the so-called “Basel Model” of paragraph segmentation is a powerful tool in describing and… read more