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Name: Marcin  Krygier
Institution: Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan
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State and/or Country: Poland   
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Specialty: English Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Language Family(ies): Germanic
Selected Publications: Krygier M. 2012. “Vernacularisation of the lexicon in the Wycliffe Bible: The Book of Ruth in MSS. CCC 4 and BL Royal I. C. VIII.” In: Esquibel, Joanna; Wojtyś, Anna (eds.) Explorations in the English language: Middle Ages and Beyond: Festschrift for Professor Jerzy Wełna on the occasion of his 70th birthday . Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag, 199-209.

Krygier M. 2011. “On the Scandinavian origin of the Old English preposition til 'till'.” In: Fisiak, J.; Bator, M. (eds.) Foreign Influences on Medieval English (Studies in English Medieval Language and Literature, Vol. 28). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag, 129-138.

Krygier M. 2006. “Irregular adjectival gradation in Old English: The case of the mutated superlatives.” In: Dziubalska-Kołaczyk, K. (ed.) IFAtuation: A Life in IFA. A Festschrift for Professor Jacek Fisiak on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday. Poznań: Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM, 445-452.

Krygier M. 2002. A re-classification of Old English nouns. Studia Anglica Posnaniensia 38: 311-319.

Krygier M. 2002. “The simplification of the initial [wr-] cluster in Middle English.” In: Fisiak, J. (ed.) Studies in English historical linguistics and philology: A festschrift for Akio Oizumi. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 205-223.

Krygier M. 2000. “Old English (non)-palatalised */k/: Competing forces of change at work in the 'seek'-verbs.” In: Taavitsainen, I. et al. (eds.) Placing Middle English in context. Berlin - New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 461-473.

Krygier M. 1998. On a synchronic approach to Old English morphology. Folia Linguistica Historica 19: 119-128.

Krygier M. 1997. From regularity to anomaly: The lexicalisation of inflectional {i}-umlaut in Middle English. Frankfurt/Main: Peter Lang Verlag. Pp. 313.

Krygier M. 1994. The disintegration of the English strong verb system. Frankfurt/Main: Peter Lang Verlag. Pp. 271.
Announced on LINGUIST :  Advances in English Historical Linguistics
Courses Taught: History of English
Historical linguistics
Old Norse language and culture
English phonetics and phonology
M.A. and Ph.D. seminars in linguistics
General linguistics
Contrastive linguistics
History of Great Britain and the United States

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