Workshop: Sentence Grammar, Discourse Grammar

The international workshop Sentence Grammar, Discourse Grammar takes place on 24 - 25 October. Feel free to come and listen to one or more of the talks (see programme below).

Bildet kan inneholde: tre, blad, gul, himmel, høst.
Foto: Kristin Bech

 Programme: 

Thursday 24 October, Helga Engs hus, auditorium U35

09.00–09.10 Welcome
09.10–09.50 Nicholas Catasso (Bergische Universität Wuppertal): A comprehensive typology of Verb-Third in Early New High German
09.50–10.30 Svetlana Petrova (Bergische Universität Wuppertal): Rethinking V3 in Old High German
10.30–10.45 Break
10.45–11.25 Kalle Müller (Universität Tübingen): On the distribution of sentence adverbs in present-day German
11.25–12.05 Ben Sluckin (Ruhr-Universität Bochum): Locative Inversion as a conspiracy
12.05–13.15 Lunch
13.15–13.55 Ans van Kemenade & Christine M. Salvesen (Radboud Universiteit/ Universitetet i Oslo): The information-structural status of topic constructions i Old English and Old French
13.55–14.35 Remus Gergel & Maike Puhl Puhl (Universität des Saarlandes): How particle-like is English though?
14.35–14.50 Break
14.50–15.35 Chiara Bastiani & Marco Coniglio (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia/Georg August Universität Göttingen): Subjunctive in Germanic
15.35–16.30 Ans van Kemenade & Tara Struik (Radboud Universiteit): Towards a formalisation of the syntax-pragmatics interface

Friday 25 October, Sophus Bugges hus, seminar room 2

09.00–09.40 Eric Fuß & Roland Hinterhölzl (Ruhr-Universität Bochum/Università Ca' Foscari Venezia): On the historical development of pronouns referring to situations: the case of (expletive) da, es and das
09.40–10.20 Kari Kinn (Universitetet i Oslo): Pragmaticalised determiners in American-Norwegian
10.20–10.35 Break
10.35–11.20 Tina M. Lybekk (Universitetet i Oslo): Negation in Old French
11.20–12.00 Elisabeth Witzenhausen  (Ruhr-Universität Bochum): Negation - Exception - Contrast - the exaptation of ne/en in High German, Low German and Dutch
12.00–13.00 Lunch

 

We gratefully thank ILOS for funding this workshop.

 

Arrangør

Kristin Bech, Christine Meklenborg Salvesen
Publisert 11. okt. 2019 17:22 - Sist endret 22. okt. 2019 18:29