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  • Quantitative Methods in Cognitive Linguistics 

    Janda, Laura Alexis (Chapter; Bokkapittel, 2013)
    Designed to serve as a textbook for courses in statistical analysis in linguistics, this book orients the reader to various quantitative methods and explains their implications for the field. The methods include chi-square, ...
  • Quirky n-words in Polish. NPIs, negative quantifiers or neither? 

    Jablonska, Patrycja (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2003)
    The present paper investigates the contexts in which the so-called n-words - the items which are taken to be Negative Polarity Items in Slavic languages - unexpectedly occur without a licensing negation marker on the verb. ...
  • A Radial Category Profiling Analysis of North Sámi Ambipositions 

    Janda, Laura Alexis; Antonsen, Lene; Baal, Berit Anne Bals (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2014)
    We present a study of four North Sámi adpositions that can be used as both prepositions and postpositions and thus be termed “ambipositions”. We advance three hypotheses concerning 1) dialectal differences in use of ...
  • Reindrift på Kola i vestlige media 

    Scheller, Elisabeth; Konstantinov, Yulian; Vladimirova, Vladislava (Chronicle; Kronikk, 2013)
    Forvrengning av virkeligheten for reindriften på Kola er et hinder for å løse interne problem og inviterer til å flytte ansvaret over på ytre krefter.
  • Relexification in a Northern Norwegian dialect? 

    Sollid, Hilde (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2003)
    This paper explores how the process of relexification can contribute to the understanding of the genesis of the new Norwegian dialect of Sappen in Nordreisa. The dialect has emerged in the context of language shift from ...
  • Resepsjonsestetikk og reader-response 

    Aspaas, Øystein (Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2006)
    Dette er del tre i serien ”Presentasjoner” – en rekke orienterende artikler om moderne litteratur- og kulturteori. Det er meningen å omtale viktige retninger, personer og tekster i tiden fra og med 1960-tallet til i dag. ...
  • A restricted freedom of choice: Linguistic diversity in the digital landscape 

    Trosterud, Trond (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    The freedom of choosing what language to use in various contexts is restricted by a wide range of non-linguistic factors. One often-overlooked factor is the availability of a digital infrastructure for the languages in ...
  • Restrictions on reflexive and anti-causative readings in nominalizations and participles 

    Lundquist, Bjørn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    This article discusses the absence of reflexive or self-caused readings in certain types of participles and de-verbal nominalizations, like the hanging of the suicidal patient and The suicidal patient was hanged yesterday. ...
  • Resultative predicates in Japanese 

    Takamine, Kaori (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2007)
    Washio (1997; 1999) observes that resultative predicates are divided into two different groups, strong and weak resultatives, depending on ‘patienthood’ of the object. This typology of resultatives seems to capture a point ...
  • Resultatives in Korean Revisited : Complementation versus Adjunction 

    Son, Minjeong (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2008)
    Korean resultatives are divided into two types depending on whether the subject of a resultative secondary predicate is assigned accusative case or nominative case. The former is comparable to selected object resultatives ...
  • Review of M. Lacorte (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Hispanic Applied Linguistics 

    Fábregas, Antonio (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)
  • Rising possessors in Spanish 

    Fábregas, Antonio (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    In this paper we propose that some nominal structures involve rising of a possessive pronoun from a lower, defective nominal domain to a structure headed by a noun with which they do not hold any direct semantic relation. ...
  • The role of aktionsart in deverbal nouns: State nominalizations across languages 

    Fábregas, Antonio; Marín, Rafael (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Most of the literature devoted to the study of deverbal nominalizations concentrates on the complex event reading (La concentración de partículas tiene lugar a temperatura ambiente, ‘The concentration of particles takes ...
  • Russia in the mirror of holidays. 

    Lönngren, Tamara (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2002)
    This article deals with the holiday calendar in contemporary Russia. Up to now, it has been customary among Russian ethnologists to speak of three periods of formation and radical transformation of the Russian calendar: ...
  • Russian word-formation in contrast with Czech and Norwegian 

    Janda, Laura Alexis (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2010)
  • Russian ‘purely aspectual’ prefixes: Not so ‘empty’ after all? 

    Endresen, Anna; Janda, Laura Alexis; Kuznetsova, Julia; Lyashevskaya, Olga; Makarova, Anastasia; Nesset, Tore; Sokolova, Svetlana (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Nearly two thousand perfective verbs in Russian are formed via the addition of so-called “empty prefixes” (čistovidovye pristavki) to imperfective base verbs. The traditional assumption that prefixes are semantically “empty” ...
  • Russiske prefikser er ikke tomme, de er klassifikatorer 

    Janda, Laura Alexis (Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2013)
    I verb som написать ‘skrive’ og сварить ‘koke’ pleier man å si at prefiksene er tomme, siden slike verb (med unntak av aspekt) har samme betydning som de tilsvarende uprefigerte verbene. Vårt utgangspunkt er i stedet ...
  • The Saami Language Situation in Russia 

    Scheller, Elisabeth (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    The article gives an overview of the Saami language situation in Russia, there people use four Kola Saami languages or at least have some competence in them (Kildin Saami, Ter Saami, Skolt Saami and Akkala Saami). Since ...
  • Kola Sami language revitalisation – opportunities and challenges 

    Scheller, Elisabeth (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    Trots att alla fyra kolasamiska språk allvarligt hotas av ett språkbyte från samiska till ryska har en språkrevitaliseringsprocess startat. Särskilt det kildinsamiska samhället i Lovozero verkar ha de nödvändiga förutsättningarna ...