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Joel Olofsson

About Joel Olofsson


Dissertation Topic

My thesis focus on motion constructions and syntactic productivity (i.e. the possibility to use constructions with new verbs as well as with ordinary motion verbs with new functions).

Keywords: motion verbs, argument structure, productivity, construction grammar, frame semantics

Research projects

I am involved with a research project that builds a Swedish constructicon (SweCcn), which is a large scale database of Swedish constructions (in terms of construction grammar).

Read more: Research project SweCcn - a Swedish constructicon

Papers and presentations

For more information about papers and presentations, please visit my academia page.