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Diachrone Korpuslinguistik

Wann 12.12.2009
von 09:00 bis 18:00
Wo FRIAS kleiner Seminarraum, Albertstr. 19
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Organisation: Dr. Martin Hilpert, Junior Fellow

This workshop will be a forum for current research in English linguistics that deals with corpus data from different sequential time periods. We will hear about case studies, new methodologies, and of course about the challenges that arise in the context of diachronic corpus work. Everyone is welcome, please register via email (



9:30 Welcome
9:45 Hendrik de Smet (KU Leuven): "Mechanisms of language change: the possible and the probable".
10:30 Christoph Wolk & Benedikt Szmrecsanyi (FRIAS): "The Dative Alternation in English since 1650"
11:30 Peter Petré (KU Leuven): "Thoughts and questions on the concept of 'competition'"
12:15 Christian Mair (FRIAS): "The problem of time depth in the study of spoken English"
14:15 Christopher Shank (KU Leuven): title tba
15:00 Martin Hilpert (FRIAS): "On the notion of constructional change"
16:00 General discussion
17:00 After-conference Glühwein at the Weihnachtsmarkt