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10 november 2005: Grammaticalization of heads in the verbal domain

Workshop on grammaticalization At this moment, Alexandra Lenz from the University of Marburg is
visiting the Meertens Institute. Alexandra has done innovative work in
the field of grammaticalization. We thought it a good idea to organize
a workshop for this occasion. It is a small and more informal
workshop on grammaticalization. The emphasis will be on
grammaticalization processes concerning "heads in the (extended) verbal

Place: Meertens Institute, Keizerzaal
Date: Nov 10th 2005
Time: 13:00 – 18:00


13.00 – 13.30    Gertjan Postma –
                       Grammaticalization as a unitary process: the case of the reinforced negation
13.30 – 14.00    Adrienne Bruyn – Grammaticalization of verbs in Sranan: the role of contact
14.00 – 14.30    Jacqueline Evers – On the grammaticalization of Dutch dus 'so'
14.30 – 15.00    tea
15.30 – 16.00    Marian Klamer – "Come here" in Teiwa (Papuan)
16.00 – 16.30    Alexandra Lenz – Zur Grammatikalisierung von 'geben' im Deutsch
16.30 – 17.00    Sjef Barbiers – Modal verbs in Dutch and English
17.00 – 18.00    drinks