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|Full Title:||Syntax and Semantics of Complementation|
|Start Date:||05-Aug-2013 - 05-Aug-2013|
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|Meeting Description:||Workshop: New Insights into the Syntax and Semantics of Complementation
Organizers: Lukasz Jedrzejowski, Mathias Schenner, Kerstin Schwabe
This workshop is part of the 21st International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL 21):
The purpose of this workshop is to examine the diachronic origin and change of complementation structures within a language as well as across languages. We would like to discuss how the emergence and change of embedded clause types interact with the development of different clause-embedding predicate classes. Additionally, we would like to pay closer attention to how semantic change of clause-embedding predicates may give rise to or prohibit new complementation types.
Cathrine Fabricius Hansen
Elly van Gelderen
|Linguistic Subfield:||Historical Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax; Typology|
| This is a session of the following meeting:
International Conference on Historical Linguistics
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