LINGUIST List 32.2807

Fri Sep 03 2021

Confs: Linguistic Theories, Pragmatics, Semantics, Text/Corpus Linguistics/Switzerland

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 30-Aug-2021
From: Paola Marongiu <>
Subject: Workshop on Modality and Corpora
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Workshop on Modality and Corpora

Date: 06-Sep-2021 - 06-Sep-2021
Location: Université de Neuchâtel, NE, Switzerland
Contact: Paola Marongiu
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Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories; Pragmatics; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Meeting Description:

Workshop on modality and corpora, Monday 6 September 2021, Université de Neuchâtel and ONLINE

The languages of the workshop are English and French.
The workshop will be held both online and in presence. If you wish to join online, please send us an email in order to obtain the link.

Salle RN08, Espace Tilo-Frey 1, 2000 Neuchâtel

The research pool on 'corpora and modality' was founded in 2019 by Francesca Dell'Oro and Corinne Rossari. It aims to study any phenomenon in the field of modality by means of corpus linguistics.

Scientific committee:
Francesca Dell'Oro & Corinne Rossari


10h-11h: Jozina Vander Klok (University of Oslo/Humboldt University) & Hiroki Nomoto (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) & David Moeljadi (Kanda University of International Studies) - Analyzing modal strength in Indonesian: A corpus-based study (ONLINE)


11h30-12h30: Jakob Maché - Grammaticalisation of need-verbs in Germanic languages


13h: Lunch

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