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Yearbook of Phraseology

Ed. by Kuiper, Koenraad


e-ISSN 1868-6338


    Aims and Scope

    In the past 30 years, phraseology has established itself as an internationally recognized branch of linguistics. It is concerned with word combinations of varying extent and type, and different degrees of fixedness. These include collocations, phrasal lexemes, idioms, or formulaic expressions. Word combinations are ubiquitous in language and constitute a significant resource for communication. Their study is of interest to many other subdisciplines of linguistics and even to other disciplines, throwing light on the make-up and modes of creation of complex 'building blocks' of language, as well as on the way in which language functions.

    The linguistic description of word combinations and their use - from both a synchronic and a diachronic perspective - constitutes a challenge for empirical researchers and raises questions that theoretical accounts of language and language use will need to answer.

    It is hoped that the Yearbook of Phraseology will make a significant contribution to published research in phraseology, and facilitate dialogue between Continental and English-speaking scholars.

    The Yearbook of Phraseology is a fully international publication. Contributions are subject to peer review. The Yearbook publishes book reviews in English. It is sponsored by the European Society of Phraseology (Europhras). Consequently contributions to the Yearbook will be accepted in the four working languages of the Society: English, French, German and Spanish. Manuscripts will be accepted in any subfield of phraseology.

    Managing Editor
    Koenraad Kuiper
    Department of Linguistics
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800
    Christchurch 8020
    New Zealand
    E-mail: kon.kuiper@canterbury.ac.nz

    Harald Burger, Universität Zürich, Switzerland
    Jean-Pierre Colson, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Jarmo Korhonen, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Annette Sabban, Universität Hildesheim, Germany

    Review Editor
    Andreas Langlotz, Université de Lausanne, Switzerland

    Editorial Board
    František ?ermak, Univerzita Karlova v Praze, Prague, Czech Republic
    Dimitrij Dobrovol'skij, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Language Institute, Moscow
    Christiane Fellbaum, Princeton University, USA
    Natalia Filatkina, Universität Trier, Germany
    Csaba Földes, Pannonische Universität Veszprém, Hungary
    Sylviane Granger, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Annelies Häcki Buhofer, Universität Basel, Switzerland
    Erla Hallsteinsdóttir, Syddansk Universitet, Denmark
    Salah Mejri, Paris XIII, France
    Wolfgang Mieder, University of Vermont, USA
    Antonio Pamies-Bertrán, Universidad de Granada, Spain
    Andrew Pawley, Australian National University, Australia
    Elizabeth Piirainen, Steinfurt, Germany
    Kathrin Steyer, Institut für deutsche Sprache, Mannheim, Germany
    Diana van Lancker-Sidtis, New York University, USA
    Alison Wray, Cardiff University, UK

    The Yearbook is available to individuals who are members of Europhras. Applications for membership may be made to:
    Prof. Dr. Jarmo Korhonen
    University of Helsinki
    Department of Modern Languages
    PO Box 24
    00014 Helsinki
    Tel.: +358-(0)9-19123175
    Fax: +358-(0)9-19123069
    E-mail: Jarmo.Korhonen@helsinki.fi
    or see the Europhras home page at: http://www.europhras.org/index.html



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    Ed. by Kuiper, Koenraad

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    Koenraad Kuiper, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

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