ICCG 2001

Program


 

FRIDAY, April 6, 2001

 

3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Registration, 160 Kroeber Hall
 

Afternoon Session  Chair: Collin Baker (ICSI and UC Berkeley), 160 Kroeber Hall

 

3:30 - 3:45 p.m. Larry Hyman (Chair of Linguistics Department, UC Berkeley): OPENING REMARKS
3:45 - 4:45 p.m.  Charles J. Fillmore (ICSI and UC Berkeley): Mini grammars for time-when expressions in English
4:45 - 5:15 p.m. Natalie Schilling-Estes (Georgetown University): On the role of memorization in language production: evidence from the sociolinguistic interview
5:15 - 5:30 p.m. Coffee break
5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Jan-Ola Ístman and Jaakko Leino (University of Helsinki): Constructions and variability
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Knud Lambrecht (UT Austin): The French presentational relative construction
 

SATURDAY, April 7, 2001

 

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Coffee and pastries, Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall
 

Morning Session I   Chair: Nancy Chang (ICSI and UC Berkeley), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Ronald Langacker (UC San Diego): Integration, grammaticalization, and constructional meaning
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Cristiano Broccias (University of Pavia): Allative and ablative at-constructions
10:30  -11:00 a.m. Juhani Rudanko (University of Tampere): Into -ing as a construction in English
11:00 - 11:15 a.m. Coffee Break
 

Morning Session II    Chair: Werner Abraham (UC Berkeley), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

11:15 -11:45 a.m. Anne Neville and Patrizia Paggio (Center for Sprogteknologi): Developing a Danish grammar in the GRASP Project: a construction-based approach to topology and extraction in Danish
11:45 - 12:15 p.m. Ronald Cosper (Saint Mary's University): Rime as sublexemic construction in English
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Natsuko Tsujimura (Indiana University): A constructional approach to mimetic verbs
12:45 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch Break
 

Afternoon Session I      Chair: Henri-JosÚ Deulofeu (UniversitÚ de Provence), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. George Lakoff (UC Berkeley): How to think about grammar from a neural perspective
3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Carmen Bretones-Callejas, Maria Cristobal, and Iraide Ibarretxe-Antunano (UC Berkeley): The construction salir-de in Spanish: how Spanish speakers conceptualize exiting events
3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Kyoko Hirose Ohara (Keio University): From relativization to clause-linkage: a case of Japanese
4:00 - 4:15 p.m. Coffee Break
 

Afternoon Session II   Chair: Gert Webelhuth (UNC Chapel Hill), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

4:15 - 4:45 p.m. Toshio Ohori (University of Tokyo): Construction Grammar as a conceptual framework for linguistic typology: a case from reference marking
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. Ivan Sag (Stanford University): Aspects of a theory of grammatical constructions
5:45 - 6:15 p.m. Serene Gu-jing Lin (National Taiwan University): From temporal adverbial connective to quasi-complementizer: the grammaticalization of ho in Tsou
8:00 - 11:00 p.m. Party
 

SUNDAY, April 8, 2001

 

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Coffee and pastries, Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall
 

Morning Session I     Chair: Michael Ellsworth (ICSI and UC Berkeley), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Seizi Iwata (Gifu University): The role of verb meaning in locative alternations
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Noriko Nemoto (Fukushima University): Alternation phenomena and Frame Semantics
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Christopher Johnson (Soliloquy, Inc.): Toward a frame ontology for English communication predicates
11:00 - 11:15 a.m. Coffee Break
 

Morning Session II    Chair: Josef Ruppenhofer (ICSI and UC Berkeley), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

11:15 - 12:15 p.m. Paul Kay (UC Berkeley): Argument structure constructions and the complement-adjunct distinction
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Seiko Fujii (University of Tokyo): Lexically (un)filled constructional schemes and construction types for modal constructions in Japanese
12:45 - 1:15  p.m. Florian Jaeger (Humboldt University) and Raphael Berthele (University of Fribourg): On the use of Construction Grammar in diachrony and dialectology: the case of perspective constructions in German
1:15 - 2:45 p.m. Lunch Break
 

Afternoon Session   Chair: Miriam R.L. Petruck (ICSI and UC Berkeley), Maude Fife room, Wheeler Hall

 

2:45 - 3:15 p.m. Nicolas Gisborne (University of Hong Kong): This looks as if it might be a construction: an account of quirky complement clauses
3:15 - 3:45 p.m. Svitlana Zhabotynska (UC San Diego): Genetive of: a frame semantic approach
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. Arnold Zwicky (Stanford University): Radical constructionism
4:45 - 5:15 p.m. Andreas Kathol and Emily Bender (UC Berkeley):   A constructional analysis of Just Because ... Doesn't Mean

 

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Update: 03/22/2001