Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mathilde Eveline Keizer

Consultation hours: Fri 14:00-15:00


Keizer, ME & Olbertz, H 2018, Functional Discourse Grammar: a brief outline. in E Keizer & H Olbertz (eds), Recent developments in Functional Discourse Grammar. Studies in Language Companion Series, vol. 205, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, pp. 2-15. DOI: 10.1075/slcs.205

Keizer, ME 2018, Interpersonal adverbs in FDG: the case of frankly. in E Keizer & H Olbertz (eds), Recent developments in Functional Discourse Grammar. Recent developments in Functional Discourse Grammar, vol. 205, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, pp. 48-88. DOI: 10.1075/slcs.205


Keizer, ME 2018, Pragmatic function assignment and grammatical expression in FDG. in M Jadir (ed.), Linguistique et discours: description, typologie et théorisation. Peter Lang, pp. 59-84. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3726/b14503

Keizer, ME & Olbertz, H (eds) 2018, Recent developments in Functional Discourse Grammar. Studies in Language Companion Series, vol. 205, John Benjamins Publishing Company.


Keizer, ME 2016, Idiomatic expressions in Functional Discourse Grammar. in ME Keizer & I Genee (eds), The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics, Walter de Gruyter.

Genee, I & Keizer, ME (eds) 2016, The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics, Walter de Gruyter, Netherlands.

Kaltenböck, G, Keizer, ME & Lohmann, A 2016, Extra-clausal constituents: an overview. in G Kaltenböck, ME Keizer & AL (eds), Outside the Clause: Form and Function of Extra-Clausal Constituents. Studies in Language Companion Series , vol. 178, Benjamins, Amsterdam, pp. 1-26.

Keizer, ME 2016, (Morpho-)syntactic transparency and ELF. in R Osimk-Teasdale & M-L Pitzl (eds), English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives and Prospects: Contributions in Honour of Barbara Seidlhofer. Trends in Applied Linguistics, vol. 24, De Gruyter Mouton, pp. 147-159.

Kaltenböck, G, Keizer, ME & Lohmann, A (eds) 2016, Outside the Clause: Form and Function of Extra-Clausal Constituents. Studies in Language Companion Series, vol. 178, Benjamins, Amsterdam.


Genee, I, Keizer, ME & García Velasco, D 2016, The lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar: Theory, typology, description. in I Genee & ME Keizer (eds), The Lexicon in Functional Discourse Grammar. Linguistics, no. Special Issue, Walter de Gruyter, pp. 877-906. DOI: 10.1515/ling-2016-0019

Keizer, ME 2016, The (the) fact is (that) construction in English and Dutch. in G Kaltenböck, ME Keizer & A Lohmann (eds), Outside the Clause: Form and Function of Extra-Clausal Constituents. Benjamins, Amsterdam, pp. 59-95.

Keizer, ME 2016, The use of prepositions in free relatives: an FDG account. in A Bannink & W Honselaar (eds), From variation to iconicity: Festschrift for Olga Fischer. Pegasus, Amsterdam, pp. 203-220.

Keizer, ME 2016, 'We teachers, you fools: Pro + N(P) constructions in Functional Discourse Grammar' Language Sciences, vol. 53, no. Special Issue on Binominal Syntagms, pp. 177-192.

Keizer, ME 2015, A Functional Discourse Grammar for English. Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics, Oxford University Press, Oxford.


Keizer, ME 2014, Context, cognition and grammar: the active-passive alternation in Functional Discourse Grammar. in L Marcondes Rezende, OL Nadin da Silva, MC Mendonça, C Zavaglia & AF Brunelli (eds), A interdisciplinaridade e a especificidade linguística: teorias e práticas. vol. 26, Série Trilhas Linguísticas, vol. 26, Cultura Acadêmica Editora, São Paulo, pp. 49-73.

Honselaar, W & Keizer, ME 2014, De semantische categorie Tijd in Functional Discourse Grammar: syntaxis en semantiek van voorzetselloze temporele uitdrukkingen in het Nederlands. in F Van de Velde, H Smessaert, F Van Eynde & S Verbrugge (eds), Patroon en argument: Een dubbelfeestbundel bij het emeritaat van William Van Belle en Joop van der Horst. Leuven University Press, pp. 143-161.

Keizer, ME & García Velasco, D 2014, Derivational Morphology in Functional Discourse Grammar. in MDLÁ Gómez González, FJ Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez & F Gonzálvez-García (eds), Theory and Practice in Functional-Cognitive Space. Studies in Functional and Structural Linguistics, vol. 68, John Benjamins Publishing Company, pp. 151-177. DOI: 10.1075/sfsl.68.07vel


Alturo, N, Keizer, ME & Payrató, L (eds) 2014, The interaction between context and grammar in Functional Discourse Grammar (Special Issue). Pragmatics, no. 2, vol. 24, vol. 24:2, International Pragmatics Association, Antwerp.


Keizer, ME 2013, The X is (is) construction: an FDG account. in L Mackenzie & H Olbertz (eds), Casebook in Functional Discourse Grammar. Studies in Language Companion Series, vol. 137, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, pp. 213-248.

Keizer, ME, Genis, R, de Haard, E, Kalsbeek, J & Stelleman, J (eds) 2012, Between West and East: Festschrift for Wim Honselaar. vol. 20, Pegasus, Amsterdam.


Keizer, ME & Broekhuis, H 2012, Syntax of Dutch. Comprehensive Grammar Resources, vol. 1, Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam.

Keizer, ME 2012, Werkse, Een schat van en Het punt is (is): tussen lexicon en grammatical. in De strijd tussen grammatica en woordenboek: Het volledige woordenboek. Pegasus, Amsterdam, pp. 53-66.


Honselaar, W & Keizer, ME 2011, Lexical stratification? in H Geerdink-Verkoren & A van Engelhoven (eds), Searching the Invariant. LINCOM Studies in Semantics, vol. 03, LINCOM Europa, pp. 73-85.




Keizer, ME & Wanders, G (eds) 2010, The London Papers 2. Web Papers in Functional Discourse Grammar, vol. 83, Universiteit Amsterdam.


Keizer, ME & van Staden, M (eds) 2009, Interpersonal grammar: a cross-linguistic perspective. Linguistics, no. 4, vol. 47, De Gruyter Mouton.





Wanders, G & Keizer, ME (eds) 2009, The London Papers 1. Web Papers in Functional Discourse Grammar, vol. 82, vol. 82, Universiteit Amsterdam.

Keizer, ME 2009, 'Verb-preposition constructions in FDG' Lingua, vol. 119, no. 8, pp. 1186-1211.


Keizer, ME 2008, Reference and Ascription in F(D)G: An inventory of problems and some possible solutions. in D García Velasco & J Rijkhoff (eds), The Noun Phrase in F(D)G. . Trends in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin, pp. 181-220.


Keizer, ME 2007, Possessive constructions in English: the proposal's supporters or the supporters of the proposal? in M Hannay & GJ Steen (eds), Structural-functional studies in English grammar. John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam, pp. 59-82.





Hannay, M & Keizer, ME 2005, A discourse treatment of English non-restrictive nominal appositions in Functional Discourse Grammar. in MÁ Gómez González & JL Mackenzie (eds), Studies in Functional Discourse Grammar . Linguistic Insights, vol. 26, Peter Lang, Berne, pp. 159-194.

Keizer, ME 2005, Close appositions. in C de Groot & K Hengeveld (eds), Morphosyntactic expression in Functional Grammar. Functional Grammar Series, vol. 27, De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin, pp. 382-417.



Keizer, ME 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. De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin, pp. 300-309.

Hannay, M & Keizer, ME 2004, 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.. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, pp. 257-272.

Aarts, B, Denison, D, Keizer, ME & Popova, G (eds) 2004, Fuzzy Grammar: A Reader. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Aarts, B, Denison, D, Keizer, ME & Popova, G 2004, Introduction: the nature of grammatical categories and their representation. in Fuzzy Grammar: A Reader. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 1-28.



Aarts, B, Keizer, ME, Spinillo, M & Wallis, S 2003, Which or What? A study of interrogative determiners in present-day English. in A Wilson, P Rayson & T McEnery (eds), Corpus Linguistics by the Lune . Lodz Studies in Language series, Peter Lang, pp. 9-22.


Keizer, ME 1995, Referring in Functional Grammar: properties and relations as zero-order entities. in R Geiger (ed.), Reference in multidisciplinary perspective. Georg Olms, Hildesheim, pp. 257-276.


Keizer, ME 1992, Predicates as referring expressions. in M Fortescue, P Harder & L Kristophersen (eds), Layered structure and reference in a functional perspective. Benjamins, Amsterdam, pp. 1-28.






Wilkinson, R, Keizer, ME & Keulen, A 1990, Narrowing the Focus of Training: Non-finite ("-ing") Verb Forms in English in Medicine and Health Sciences. in Proceedings of the 7th European Symposium on Language for Special Purposes. Technical University of Budapest, Budapest.

Keizer, ME 1990, Referentiality and the Representation of Predicate Nominals. in M Hannay & E Vester (eds), Working with Functional Grammar: Descriptive and Computational Applications. Foris, Dordrecht, pp. 145-166.


Research interests

The Noun Phrase in English and Dutch (structure, meaning, use)
Possessive constructions (in English, German and Dutch)
Reference and predication, definiteness and specificity
Syntactic alternation
English pronouns
Apposition in English
Information structure
Linguistic categorization
Semi-fixed constructions
English adverbs
Theoretical framework: Functional Discourse Grammar
Team leader of the FunCog research group

Teaching

Functional Discourse Grammar
Cognitive Grammar
Linguistic Categorization
Linguistic models and approaches
The English Noun Phrase
English idioms

CV

Born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1987MA in English language and literature, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
1987Joint researcher in the research programme "Functional language research: grammar and pragmatics", Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
1987-1988Teacher of English, Maastricht School of Translation
1992PhD in English Linguistics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Title of dissertation: “Reference, predication and (in)definiteness in Functional Grammar”
1991-1994Lecturer in English, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
1993-1998Teacher of English, Alkwin Kollege, Uithoorn
1998-2000Postdoctoral researcher in the research programme “A Modern Grammar of Dutch”, Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands
2001-2003Principal researcher in the AHRB research programme “The English Noun Phrase; an empirical study”, Survey of English Usage, University College London
2003-2011Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics. University of Amsterdam; Senior Researcher at the Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication (ACLC)
2011-Professor of English Linguistics: Cognition and Variation, University of Vienna

Stance adverbs in Functional Discourse Grammar

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
23 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Truth-conditionality and restrictiveness in Functional Discourse Grammar.

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
26 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Stance adverbs in Functional Discourse Grammar

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
17 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The function and use of NP-external sort/kind-of: the case of sort/kind of DEF.DET.

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
18 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Syntactic, semantic and prosodic integration: a Functional Discourse Grammar analysis of 'frankly' and 'cleverly'

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
2 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Modal modifiers in FDG

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
26 Jun 201727 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Interpersonal adverbs in Functional Discourse Grammar: the case of frankly

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
9 Dec 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interpersonal adverbial modifiers in FDG: function, distribution, analysis

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
2 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The (DET) (ADJ) fact is (that) construction in English and Dutch: a Functional Discourse Grammar account

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
28 Jan 2016

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The distinction between lexical and syntactic derivation in FDG: challenges and implications

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
11 Sep 201512 Sep 2015

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English partitives in Functional Discourse Grammar: types and constraints

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
2 Sep 20155 Sep 2015

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Pre- en post-nominale bezitsconstructies in het Nederlands (Engels and Duits)

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
3 Mar 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The (DET) (ADJ) fact is construction in English and Dutch: a Functional Discourse Grammar account.

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
3 Mar 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Structured Substance: The case of the Binominal Noun Phrase in Functional Discourse Grammar

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
27 Feb 201528 Feb 2015

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English partitives in Functional Discourse Grammar: a unified account

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
17 Sep 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The (DET) (ADJ) fact is construction in English and Dutch: a Functional Discourse Grammar account.

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
27 Aug 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The (DET) (ADJ) fact is construction in English and Dutch: a Functional Discourse Grammar account

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
5 Jul 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The X is construction in English: an FDG account

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
22 Feb 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


We teachers, you fools. Pronoun + N(P) constructions in Functional Discourse Grammar

Keizer, M. E. (Invited speaker)
5 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Idiomatic expressions in Functional Discourse Grammar

Keizer, M. E. (Speaker)
5 Sep 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


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