Evelien Keizer - Full list of publications

Authored books

Reference, predication and (in)definiteness in Functional Grammar

The English Noun Phrase

Syntax of Dutch

A Functional Discourse Grammar for English

  • 1992. Reference, predication and (in)definiteness in Functional Grammar. A functional approach to English copular sentences. Doctoral dissertation, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
  • 2007. The English Noun Phrase: the Nature of Linguistic Categorization. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • 2012. (with H. Broekhuis) Syntax of Dutch: Nouns and Noun Phrases, Volume 1. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.
  • 2015. A Functional Discourse Grammar for English. Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Edited books / Special issues

  • 2004. (with B. Aarts, D. Denison & G. Popova) Fuzzy Grammar: A Reader. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • 2009. (with G. Wanders) Web Papers in Functional Discourse Grammar 82. The London Papers 1 (Special Issue).
  • 2009. (with M. van Staden) Interpersonal grammar: a cross-linguistic perspective. Linguistics 47(4) (Special Issue).
  • 2010. (with G. Wanders) Web Papers in Functional Discourse Grammar 83. The London Papers 2 (Special Issue).
  • 2012. (with R. Genis, E. de Haard, J. Kalsbeek & J. Stelleman) Between West and East. Festschrift for Wim Honselaar. Pegasus Oost-Europese Studies 20. Amsterdam: Pegasus.
  • 2014. (with N. Alturo and L. Payrato). The Role of Context in Functional Discourse Grammar. Pragmatics 24(2). (Special Issue).
  • 2016. (with I. Genee) The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics 54(5) (Special Issue).
  • 2016. (with G. Kaltenböck and A. Lohmann) Outside the Clause (Studies in Language Companion Series 178). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Articles

peer-reviewed articles: 
  • 1991. (with J.L. Mackenzie) On assigning pragmatic functions in FG, Pragmatics 1/2, 169-215. Also appeared in Working Papers in Functional Grammar 38 and reprinted in Anstey, M. & J.L. Mackenzie (2005). Crucial Readings in Functional Grammar. Berlin & New York NY: Mouton de Gruyter, 246-274.
  • 1993. (with M. Hannay) Translation and contrastive grammar: the grammatical vs the communicative strategy. Toegepaste Taalwetenschap in Artikelen 45, 65-88.
  • 2004. Postnominal PP complements and modifiers: a cognitive distinction. English Language and Linguistics 8(2), 323-350.
  • 2005. The discourse function of close appositions. Neophilologus 89, 447-467.
  • 2007. The Lexical-Grammatical Dichotomy in Functional Discourse Grammar. Alfa - Revista de Lingüística 51(2) (Special Issue: Advances in Functional Discourse Grammar), 35-56.
  • 2008. English prepositions in Functional Discourse Grammar. Functions of Language 15(2), 216-256.
  • 2009. Verb-preposition constructions in FDG. Lingua 119(8), 1186-1211.
  • 2009. The interpersonal level in English: reported speech. Linguistics 47(4) (Special Issue: Interpersonal grammar: a cross-linguistic perspective), 845-866.
  • 2009. (with W. Honselaar) Lexicon and frames in FDG: A treatment of Dutch bekend zijn ‘to be familiar, well known’, behandelen ‘to treat’ and trouwen ‘to marry’. Lingua 119(8), 1212-1241.
  • 2009. (with W. Honselaar) A Functional Discourse Grammar account of set nouns in Dutch and its implications for lexicography. International Journal of Lexicography 22(4), 361-397.
  • 2009. (with M. van Staden) Introduction. Linguistics 47/4, 799-824.
  • 2011. (with K. Hengeveld) Non-straightforward communication. Journal of Pragmatics 43, 1962-1976.
  • 2011. English proforms: an alternative account. English Language and Linguistics 15(2), 303-334.
  • 2012. English Proforms in Functional Discourse Grammar. In: Velasco, Daniel García & Gerry Wanders (eds), The Morphosyntactic Level in Functional Discourse Grammar. Language Sciences 34(4) (Special Issue), 400-420.
  • 2013. (with W. Honselaar) Informal leave-taking wishes in Dutch: A Functional Discourse Grammar account. Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses 67, 59-77.
  • 2014. Context, cognition and grammar: the active-passive alternation in functional discourse grammar. In: Letícia Marcondes Rezende, Odair Luiz Nadin, Marina Célia Mendonça, Claudia Zavaglia and Anna Flora Brunelli (eds), A interdisciplinaridade e a especificidade linguística: teorias e práticas. Trilhas Linguísticas 26. São Paulo SP: Cultura Acadêmica, 49-73.
  • 2014. (with N.Alturo & Lluís Payrato) The Interaction between Context and Grammar in Functional Discourse Grammar: Introduction. In: Alturo, Núria, Evelien Keizer & Lluís Payrato (eds), The role of context in Functional Discourse Grammar. Pragmatics 24(2) (Special Issue), 185-201.
  • 2014. Context and cognition in Functional Discourse Grammar: what, here and why? In: Alturo, Núria, Evelien Keizer & Lluís Payrato (eds), The role of context in Functional Discourse Grammar. Pragmatics 24(2) (Special Issue), 399-423.
  • 2016. We teachers, you fools: Pro + N(P) constructions in Functional Discourse Grammar. Language Sciences 53 (Special Issue on Binominal Syntagms), 177-192.
  • 2016. (with E. ten Wolde) Structure and substance in functional discourse grammar: the case of the binominal noun phrase. Acta Linguistica Hafniensia 48(1): 134-157. DOI: 10.1080/03740463.2016.1176371
  • 2016. Idiomatic expressions in Functional Discourse Grammar. In: Genee Inge & M.E. Keizer, The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics 54(5) (Special Issue), 981-1016. DOI: 10.1515/ling-2016-0022
  • 2016. (with I. Genee & D. García Velasco) The lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar: Theory, typology, description. In: Genee, Inge & M.E. Keizer. The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics 54(5) (Special Issue), 877-906. DOI: 10.1515/ling-2016-0019
  • 2017. English partitives in Functional Discourse Grammar: types and constraints. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 2(1), 16. DOI: doi.org/10.5334/gjgl.11
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Book chapters

  • 1990. Referentiality and the Representation of Predicate Nominals. In: M. Hannay & E. Vester (eds), Working with Functional Grammar: Descriptive and Computational Applications, Dordrecht: Foris, 145-166.
  • 1992. Predicates as referring expressions. In: M. Fortescue, P. Harder and L. Kristophersen (eds), Layered structure and reference in a functional perspective, Amsterdam: Benjamins. Reprinted in M. Anstey, & J.L. Mackenzie (eds) (2005). Crucial Readings in Functional Grammar. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 109-136.
  • 1995. Referring in Functional Grammar: properties and relations as zero-order entities. In: R. Geiger (ed), Reference in multidisciplinary perspective, Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 257-276.
  • 2003. (with B. Aarts, M. Spinillo & S. Wallis) Which or What? A study of interrogative determiners in present-day English. In: A. Wilson, P. Rayson & A. McEnery (eds), Corpus Linguistics by the Lune (Lodz Studies in Language series). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 9-22.
  • 2004. (with B. Aarts, D. Denison & G. Popova) Introduction. In: B. Aarts, D. Denison, M.E. Keizer & G. Popova (eds), Fuzzy Grammar: A Reader. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1-28.
  • 2004. (with M. Hannay) A discourse-based classification of English non-restrictive nominal appositions. In: H. Aertsen, M. Hannay & R. Lyall (eds), Words in their Places. A Festschrift for J. Lachlan Mackenzie. Faculty of Arts, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 257-272.
  • 2005. (with M. Hannay) A discourse treatment of English non-restrictive nominal appositions in Functional Discourse Grammar. In: M.Á. Gómez-González & J.L. Mackenzie (eds), Studies in Functional Discourse Grammar (Linguistic Insights, 26). Berne: Peter Lang, 159-194.
  • 2005. Close appositions. In: C. de Groot & K. Hengeveld (eds), Morphosyntactic expression in Functional Grammar. Functional Grammar Series 27, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 382-417.
  • 2005. What to do with Those fools of a crew? In: H. Broekhuis, N. Corver, R. Huybregts, J. Koster & U. Kleinhenz (eds), Organizing Grammar: Linguistic Studies in Honor of Henk van Riemsdijk. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 300-309.
  • 2007. Possessive constructions in English: the proposal's supporters or the supporters of the proposal? In: M. Hannay & G. Steen (eds), Structural-functional studies in English grammar. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 59-82.
  • 2008. Reference and Ascription in F(D)G: An inventory of problems and some possible solutions. In: J. Rijkhoff & D. García Velasco (eds), The Noun Phrase in F(D)G. Trends in Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 181-220.
  • 2011. (with W. Honselaar) Lexical stratification? In: H. Geerdink-Verkoren & A. Van Engelenhoven, Searching the invariant. Semiotactic explorations in meaning. LINCOM Studies in Semantics. München: LINCOM Europa, 73-85.
  • 2013. The X is (is) construction: an FDG account. In: J. Lachlan Mackenzie & Hella Olbertz (eds), Casebook in Functional Discourse Grammar, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 213-248.
  • 2014. (with W. Honselaar) De semantische categorie Tijd in Functional Discourse Grammar: syntaxis en semantiek van voorzetselloze temporele uitdrukkingen in het Nederlands. In: Freek Van de Velde, Hans Smessaert, Frank Van Eynde & Sara Verbrugge (eds), Patroon and argument. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 143-161.
  • 2014. (with D. García-Velasco) Derivational Morphology in Functional Discourse Grammar. In: María de los Ángeles Gómez González, Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez & Francisco Gonzálvez-García (eds.), Theory and practice in functional-cognitive space. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 151-177.
  • 2016. (Morpho-)syntactic transparency and ELF. In: Marie-Luise Pitzl & Ruth Osimk-Teasdale (eds.), English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives and Prospects. Contributions in Honour of Barbara Seidlhofer (Trends in Applied Linguistics 24), Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 147-159.
  • 2016. (with G. Kaltenböck & A. Lohmann) Extra-clausal constituents: an overview. In: Kaltenböck, Gunther, Evelien Keizer & Arne Lohmann (eds.), Outside the Clause (Studies in Language Companion Series 178). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1-26.
  • 2016. The (the) fact is (that) construction in English and Dutch. In: Kaltenböck, Gunther, Evelien Keizer & Arne Lohmann (eds.), Outside the Clause (Studies in Language Companion Series 178). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 59-95.
  • 2016. On the use of prepositions in English free relatives: an FDG account. In: Anne Bannink & Wim Honselaar (eds.), From variation to iconicity. Festschrift for Olga Fischer. Amsterdam: Pegasus. 203-220.

Book reviews

  • 1990. A typology of copular sentences: review of Declerck (1988), Linguistics 28/5, 1047-1060.
  • 1991. A typology of copular sentences: response to Declerck (1991), Linguistics 29/3, 537-542.
  • 2002. Review of Inge de Mönnick, On the Move: the mobility of constituents in the English noun phrase: a multi-method approach. English Language and Linguistics 6/1, 210-216.
  • 2004. The English Language: General. In: The Year’s Work in English Studies 83. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • 2005. The English Language: General. In: The Year’s Work in English Studies 84. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1-19
  • 2006. The English Language: General. In: The Year’s Work in English Studies 85. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1-16.
  • 2007. The English Language: General. In: The Year’s Work in English Studies 86. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1-28.
  • 2008. The English Language: General. In: The Year’s Work in English Studies 87. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1-33.
  • 2011. Review of Essays on Nominal Determination (2008), edited by Henrik Høeg Müller and Alex Klinge. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Functions of Language 18/2, 261-274.

 

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