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Wörterbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (WSK) Online

Editor-in-Chief: Schierholz, Stefan J. / Wiegand, Herbert Ernst

Ed. by Demmerling, Christoph / Fellbaum, Christiane / Girnth, Heiko / Grzybek, Peter / Habermann, Mechthild / Hall, T. Alan / Helmbrecht, Johannes / Juchem-Grundmann, Constanze / Jung, Dagmar / Kilian, Jörg / Köhler, Reinhard / Kortmann, Bernd / Müller, Peter O. / Naumann, Sven / Neef, Martin / Niemeier, Susanne / Olsen, Susan / Pompino-Marschall, Bernd / Rosenberg, Peter / Rymarczyk, Jutta / Schierholz, Stefan J. / Schoenefeld, Doris / Stekeler-Weithofer, Pirmin / Warnke, Ingo H. / Weingarten, Rüdiger / Wischer, Ilse

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  • A modern lexicographic online product
  • Annual updates with 3.000 articles
  • Written by respected, international scholars
  • Numerous search criteria - for professional and scholarly searches
  • Bilingual user interface
  • User Guide available

Aims and Scope

WSK Online is a new dictionary e-resource covering all the major areas of linguistics and communication science. The dictionaries steer a course between semantic definition and comprehensive knowledge, combining the best of both approaches.

This e-resource offers:

  • Precise definitions
  • Thorough explanations
  • Synonyms and/or antonyms where applicable
  • Detailed bibliographic information
  • Annual updates of approximately 3,000 articles

Hundreds of researchers from around the world have contributed to the WSK Online project, ensuring that the lexicographic output adheres to the most rigorous academic standards. All area editors are experts in their respective fields. The articles are in German (with English translations of the terms and definitions) or in English (with German translations of the terms and definitions).

This e-resource currently covers the following subfields:

    • Grammar

      • Morphology: Stefan J. Schierholz

      • Syntax: Stefan J. Schierholz
    • Word Formation
      Peter O. Müller / Susan Olsen
    • Historical Linguistics
      Mechthild Habermann / Ilse Wischer

    • Phonetics and Phonology
      Tracy Alan Hall / Bernd Pompino-Marschall
    • Grapholinguistics
      Martin Neef / Rüdiger Weingarten
    • Language Technology and Computational Linguistics
    • Dialectology
      Heiko Girnth / Peter Rosenberg
    • Quantitative and Formal Linguistics
      Reinhard Köhler/ Peter Grzybek / Sven Naumann
    • Theories and Methods in Linguistics
      Bernd Kortmann
    • Lexicology and Phraseology
      Christiane Fellbaum / Ingo Warnke
    • Linguistic Typology
      Johannes Helmbrecht / Dagmar Jung
    • Cognitive Grammar
      Susanne Niemeier / Constanze Juchem-Grundmann.
      With Doris Schönefeld
    • Philosophy of Language
      Christoph Demmerling / Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer
    • Language Learning: First Language, Second Language,
      Foreign Language
      Jörg Kilian / Jutta Rymarczyk

5,000 articles are already available with another 3,000 to be added annually. Further subject areas are in preparation. When finished, this unique project will contain some 18,000 entries.

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