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Leiss, Elisabeth

Works: 31 works in 126 publications in 2 languages and 4,394 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: P299.M6, 415
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Publications about Elisabeth Leiss
Publications by Elisabeth Leiss
Most widely held works by Elisabeth Leiss
Nominal determination typology, context constraints, and historical emergence ( file )
12 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Modality-aspect interfaces implications and typological solutions ( file )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages by Werner Abraham( file )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Modality is the way a speaker modifies her declaratives and other speech acts to optimally assess the common ground of knowledge and belief of the addressee with the aim to optimally achieve understanding and an assessment of relevant information exchange. The contributions in this collection provide insight into modal techniques used in various languages from different areas of the world
Sprachphilosophie by Elisabeth Leiss( file )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and held by 535 libraries worldwide
This introductory work is designed to help readers understand and categorize the basic axiomatic positions adopted by texts in the fields of language philosophy and theory. As a method of orientation, it proposes that we approach individual texts in terms of their understanding of the relationships between language, thought, and reality. The book is not only designed for students of philosophy and linguistics, but for all who are interested in the potential impact of axioms in language theory
Chronologisches Wörterbuch des deutschen Wortschatzes by Elmar Seebold( file )
2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Covert patterns of modality by Werner Abraham( file )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
This typological overview compares the degree to which different languages have means to give expression to modality (possibility, necessity) Otherout lexical and direct inflectional means. The criterial patterns derive from a variety of languages such as German, English, Chinese, French, Scandinavian, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Polish, and Gothic as well as Old High German. They encompass mainly the auxiliaries HAVE and BE, together Other either an infinitival embedding of a full verb linked
Die Verbalkategorien des Deutschen : ein Beitrag zur Theorie der sprachlichen Kategorisierung by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
11 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Artikel und Aspekt : die grammatischen Muster von Definitheit by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
11 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Review text: "Der von Frau Leiss in diesem Werk geleistete Beitrag zur Erforschung der grammatischen Kategorien, ihrer Phänomenologie und ihres Zusammenspiels ist in jedem Fall enorm und wird hoffentlich in der Sprachwissenschaft der Zukunft noch viel Anwendung finden." Evira Veselinovic, Kratylos 48/2003 "..., the book is a very original contribution to the discussion of definiteness and will certainly initiate more dicussion on these issues." Klaus von Heusinger, Linguistics 2004
Syntaktische Analyse by Gaston van der Elst( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Semantische Universalien : einige "unterspülte" Begriffe der Semantik und ihre Überprüfung durch Ergebnisse aus der Patholinguistik by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Funktionen von Modalität by Werner Abraham( file )
3 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Modalverben und die (In)Definitheit des Subjekts unter besonderer Berücksichtigung von sollenLexikalische Modalität im Sprachkontrast; wahrscheinlich - vielseitiges modales Satzadverb im Sprachkontrast; Komparative Modalkonstruktionen im Deutschen und Englische - oder deontische Modalität revisited; Modalität in Diachronie; Modalität und kategorialgrammatische Konvergenz aus genealogischer Sicht; Zur Diachronie der Modalverben: sollen zwischen Temporalität, Modalität und Evidentialität; Index; Adressen der Beiträger
Modalität : Epistemik und Evidentialität bei Modalverb, Adverb, Modalpartikel und Modus ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Dialektologie in neuem Gewand : zu Mikro-/Varietätenlinguistik, Sprachenvergleich und Universalgrammatik ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Die regulierte Schrift : Plädoyer für die Freigabe der Rechtschreibung by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Modes of Modality : Modality, typology, and universal grammar ( file )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Modality is one of the grammatical categories in Igbo language studies that received the least attention within the last century. There is, however, a growing awareness that the category of modality is expressed in the language through specific verbs and suffixes that have recently been (re-)categorised as modal verbs and modal suffixes, respectively (Uchechukwu 2008, 2011). This paper explores further the issue of modality in Igbo by focusing on the constructions and lexical items that could be involved in the implicit expression of modality in the language. The different types of constructio
Information access to historical documents from the Early New High German period ( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Die Medizin bei den römischen lyrischen Dichtern Katull, Tibull, Persius, Propertius und Statius by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
5 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Historische Morphologie und Syntax des Deutschen by Elisabeth Leiss( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 11 libraries worldwide
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