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Constructionalization and constructional changes, Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Graeme Trousdale

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Constructionalization and constructional changes
Title
Constructionalization and constructional changes
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Graeme Trousdale
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title develops an approach to language change based on construction grammar in order to reconceptualise grammaticalisation and lexicalisation. The authors show that language change proceeds by micro-steps involving every aspect of grammar including pragmatics and discourse functions
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N$T
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Traugott, Elizabeth Closs
Dewey number
425.09
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1075
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
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Trousdale, Graeme
Series statement
Oxford studies in diachronic and historical linguistics
Series volume
6
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  • English language
  • Linguistic change
  • Reconstruction (Linguistics)
  • Construction grammar
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Construction grammar
  • English language
  • Linguistic change
  • Reconstruction (Linguistics)
  • Engelska språket
  • Språkförändringar
  • Språkvetenskap
  • Grammatik
Label
Constructionalization and constructional changes, Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Graeme Trousdale
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Constructionalization and Constructional Changes; Copyright; Contents; Series preface; Acknowledgements; Figures and tables; Figures; Tables; Abbreviations; Inventory of notation; Data bases and electronic corpora; 1: The Framework; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Constructional approaches to language; 1.2.1 Berkeley Construction Grammar; 1.2.2 Sign-Based Construction Grammar; 1.2.3 Cognitive Construction Grammar; 1.2.4 Radical Construction Grammar; 1.2.5 Cognitive Grammar; 1.2.6 Our representation of constructions; 1.3 Networks and construction grammar
  • 1.4 Constructions and factors relevant to them1.4.1 Constructions characterized; 1.4.2 Schematicity, productivity, and compositionality; 1.4.2.1 Schematicity; 1.4.2.2 Productivity; 1.4.2.3 Compositionality; 1.5 A constructional view of change; 1.5.1 A characterization and example of constructionalization; 1.5.2 Constructional changes; 1.5.3 The relation of constructional changes to constructionalization; 1.5.4 Instantaneous constructionalization; 1.6 Diachronic work particularly relevant to this book; 1.6.1 'Construction' as used in earlier historical linguistics; 1.6.2 Grammaticalization
  • 1.6.3 Lexicalization1.6.4 Mechanisms of change; 1.6.4.1 Neoanalysis ('reanalysis'); 1.6.4.2 Analogization ('analogy'); 1.6.5 Work on diachronic construction grammar; 1.7 Evidence; 1.8 Summary and outline of the book; 2: A Usage-Based Approach to Sign Change; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Usage-based models; 2.2.1 Storage as a unit; 2.2.2 Sanction; 2.3 Networks in a usage-based model; 2.3.1 The relationship between networks, language processing, and language learning; 2.3.2 Spreading activation; 2.3.3 Implications for 'analogy'; 2.4 Types of links; 2.4.1 Relational links; 2.4.2 Inheritance links
  • 2.5 Growth, obsolescence, and reconfiguration in a network2.5.1 The life-cycle of constructions; 2.5.1.1 Growth at the margins; 2.5.1.2 Staying at the margins; 2.5.1.3 Marginalization and loss of a construction; 2.5.2 Reconfiguration of links; 2.6 Categories, gradience, and gradualness; 2.7 A case study: the development of the way-construction revisited; 2.7.1 The way-construction in PDE; 2.7.2 Precursors of the way-construction; 2.7.3 Constructionalization of the way-construction; 2.7.4 Further expansion of the way-construction; 2.7.5 Growth of the way-construction in a network
  • 2.7.6 The status of the way-construction on the lexical-grammatical gradient2.8 Summary and some questions; 3: Grammatical Constructionalization; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Approaches to grammaticalization; 3.2.1 Grammaticalization as reduction and increased dependency; 3.2.2 Grammaticalization as expansion; 3.2.3 The interconnectedness of the GR and GE approaches; 3.3 A constructional approach to directionality; 3.3.1 Increase in productivity; 3.3.2 Increase in schematicity; 3.3.3 Decrease in compositionality
Control code
868660717
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780191669491
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868660717
Label
Constructionalization and constructional changes, Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Graeme Trousdale
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Constructionalization and Constructional Changes; Copyright; Contents; Series preface; Acknowledgements; Figures and tables; Figures; Tables; Abbreviations; Inventory of notation; Data bases and electronic corpora; 1: The Framework; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Constructional approaches to language; 1.2.1 Berkeley Construction Grammar; 1.2.2 Sign-Based Construction Grammar; 1.2.3 Cognitive Construction Grammar; 1.2.4 Radical Construction Grammar; 1.2.5 Cognitive Grammar; 1.2.6 Our representation of constructions; 1.3 Networks and construction grammar
  • 1.4 Constructions and factors relevant to them1.4.1 Constructions characterized; 1.4.2 Schematicity, productivity, and compositionality; 1.4.2.1 Schematicity; 1.4.2.2 Productivity; 1.4.2.3 Compositionality; 1.5 A constructional view of change; 1.5.1 A characterization and example of constructionalization; 1.5.2 Constructional changes; 1.5.3 The relation of constructional changes to constructionalization; 1.5.4 Instantaneous constructionalization; 1.6 Diachronic work particularly relevant to this book; 1.6.1 'Construction' as used in earlier historical linguistics; 1.6.2 Grammaticalization
  • 1.6.3 Lexicalization1.6.4 Mechanisms of change; 1.6.4.1 Neoanalysis ('reanalysis'); 1.6.4.2 Analogization ('analogy'); 1.6.5 Work on diachronic construction grammar; 1.7 Evidence; 1.8 Summary and outline of the book; 2: A Usage-Based Approach to Sign Change; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Usage-based models; 2.2.1 Storage as a unit; 2.2.2 Sanction; 2.3 Networks in a usage-based model; 2.3.1 The relationship between networks, language processing, and language learning; 2.3.2 Spreading activation; 2.3.3 Implications for 'analogy'; 2.4 Types of links; 2.4.1 Relational links; 2.4.2 Inheritance links
  • 2.5 Growth, obsolescence, and reconfiguration in a network2.5.1 The life-cycle of constructions; 2.5.1.1 Growth at the margins; 2.5.1.2 Staying at the margins; 2.5.1.3 Marginalization and loss of a construction; 2.5.2 Reconfiguration of links; 2.6 Categories, gradience, and gradualness; 2.7 A case study: the development of the way-construction revisited; 2.7.1 The way-construction in PDE; 2.7.2 Precursors of the way-construction; 2.7.3 Constructionalization of the way-construction; 2.7.4 Further expansion of the way-construction; 2.7.5 Growth of the way-construction in a network
  • 2.7.6 The status of the way-construction on the lexical-grammatical gradient2.8 Summary and some questions; 3: Grammatical Constructionalization; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Approaches to grammaticalization; 3.2.1 Grammaticalization as reduction and increased dependency; 3.2.2 Grammaticalization as expansion; 3.2.3 The interconnectedness of the GR and GE approaches; 3.3 A constructional approach to directionality; 3.3.1 Increase in productivity; 3.3.2 Increase in schematicity; 3.3.3 Decrease in compositionality
Control code
868660717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191669491
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868660717

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