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Cross-linguistic perspectives on verb constructions

Author: Signe Oksefjell Ebeling; Hilde Hasselgård
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume sheds new light on verb constructions by exposing them to cross-linguistic analysis based on multilingual corpora.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Signe Oksefjell Ebeling; Hilde Hasselgård
ISBN: 1443878081 9781443878081
OCLC Number: 914195217
Description: vi, 256 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Cross-linguistic perspectives on verb constructions / Signe Oksefjell Ebeling and Hilde Hasselgård --
Looking for differences in our silences: A corpus-based approach to object omission in English and Spanish / Tania de Dios --
A contrastive study of Norwegian pseudo-coordination and two English posture-verb constructions / Signe Oksefjell Ebeling --
English translations of Norwegian infinitival complement constructions / Thomas Egan --
Coming and going to the future: Future-referring expressions in English and Norwegian / Hilde Hasselgård --
Semiperiphrastic constructions in English: A contrastive corpus study / Marlén Izquierdo --
GIVE and TAKE. A contrastive study of light verb constructions in English, German and Swedish / Magnus Levin & Jenny Ström Herold --
Translation counterparts as indicators of the boundaries of units of meaning: A contrastive view of the position of 'come V-ing' among the patterns of the verb come / Markéta Malá --
Evidential passive constructions in English and their equivalents in Lithuanian / Anna Ruskan --
Contrasts in construction and semantic composition: The verbs of putting in English and Swedish in an intra-typological perspective / Åke Viberg.
Responsibility: edited by Signe Oksefjell Ebeling and Hilde Hasselgård.


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