LINGUIST List 30.124
Wed Jan 09 2019
Confs: General Linguistics, Lexicography, Semantics, Syntax, Text/Corpus Linguistics/Sweden
Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>
Kristian Blensenius <kristian.blensenius
Workshop on Valency and Constructions. With Special Reference to Lexicography E-mail this message to a friend
Workshop on Valency and Constructions. With Special Reference to Lexicography
Date: 09-Apr-2019 - 09-Apr-2019
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Contact: Kristian Blensenius
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: https://valencyworkshop.wordpress.com/
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Lexicography; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics
Research on valency and constructions in a broad sense (including e.g. phrases, collocations, and idioms) involves different linguistic areas, including lexicography, syntax, and semantics. Dictionaries tend to be word-specific, but most ordinary dictionaries also take combinatory patterns into account. Frequently discussed issues include whether (semantic and syntactic) valency is an item-specific property of a lexical unit or if it can be attributed to more general form-function structures, for example argument-structure constructions (or both).
The aim of the workshop is to bring together scholars who are interested in valency and construction issues. Research perspectives include (but are not restricted to) lexicography, frame semantics, phraseology, second-language acquisition, cognitive linguistics, language technology, and corpus linguistics.
Thomas Herbst (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
William Croft (University of New Mexico)
Kyoko Hirose Ohara (Keio University)
Abstract submission deadline: 8 February 2019
Notification: 28 February 2019 at the latest
Workshop date: 9 April 2019
Please consult the workshop web page, https://valencyworkshop.wordpress.com/
, for more information.
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