Publications

2018

  • 2018a. Petré, Peter. Die Rolle der Frequenz in der Grammatikalisierung: lange Passive mit by im Englischen. Sprachwissenschaft 43(2). 251-280.

2017

2016

 

Tools

2018

  • 2018a. Petré, Peter, Oscar Strik, Lynn Anthonissen, Sara Budts, Enrique Manjavacas, William Standing & Emma-Louise Silva. Early-Modern Multiloquent Authors (EMMA). University of Antwerp: Linguistics Department.

2016

Presentations

2018

  • 2018a. Budts, Sara. Putting connections centre stage in Diachronic Construction Grammar. Modelling the linguistic architecture of English: theories and methods, Vigo, 24–25 May. 
  • 2018b. Petré, Peter & Freek Van de Velde. Incrementation as a tradeoff of innovation potential and social inertia. Historical Sociolinguistics Network, Leiden, 30 May–1 June. 
  • 2018c. Petré, Peter & Lynn Anthonissen. Constructionist approaches to individual grammars, workshop at the International Conference on Construction Grammar 10 (ICCG 10), Paris, 16–18 July. 
  • 2018d. Anthonissen, Lynn. Cognition in Construction Grammar: Modelling constructional change in individuals. Presented at the workshop Constructionist approaches to individual grammars, at the International Conference on Construction Grammar 10 (ICCG 10), Paris, 16–18 July. 
  • 2018e. Budts, Sara. Mining the modals - On the inclusion of periphrastic do in the paradigm of the modal auxiliaries. Presented at the workshop Modality and Diachronic Construction Grammar, at the International Conference on Construction Grammar 10 (ICCG 10), Paris, 16–18 July. 

2017

  • 2017a. Petré, Peter, Lynn Anthonissen, Oscar Strik, Enrique Manjavacas & Sara Budts, Grammatical change in adults: Cognitive and social mechanisms. CLARe3. Encounters in Language and Aging Research: Pragmatic Spaces, Longitudinal Studies and Multilingualism, Berlin, March 6–8.
  • 2017b. Budts, Sara. It’s connections all the way down: artificial neural networks for diachronic construction grammar.  Grammatical variation and change in English, Leuven, 4-5 April.
  • 2017c. Anthonissen, Lynn. Modality, information structure and the NCI in Early Modern English. Grammatical variation and change in English, Leuven, 4-5 April.  
  • 2017d. Standing, Will. Constructional change in the lifetime: it-cleft foci as a case study for change in individuals. Grammatical variation and change in English, Leuven, 4-5 April / Manchester Forum in Linguistics, Manchester, 28-29 April.
  • 2017e. Van de Velde, Freek, & Peter Petré, Linking grammaticalization to historical demography. Historical Sociolinguistics Network, New York, April 6-7.
  • 2017f. Strik, Oscar, Peter Petré, Lynn Anthonissen, Sara Budts & Enrique Manjavacas. Examining social aspects of language change: Between individuals and networks. Historical Sociolinguistics Network, New York, April 6-7.
  • 2017g. Petré, Peter. Corpus Meets Experiment. Extravagance in the Expansion History of Progressive [BE Ving]. Beyond Time: A workshop on aspectual meaning. Boulder, Co, April 7-8.
  • 2017h. Anthonissen, Lynn & Peter Petré. The EMMA corpus: balancing big data and contextualization. Back to text – Contextualizing corpus data in historical and variationist English linguistics, workshop at ICAME 38, Prague, 24-28 May.
  • 2017i. Strik, Odile A.O., William Standing & Peter Petré. Communal versus individual change in 17th century cleft and copula constructions. 5th International Biennial Conference on the Diachrony of English. Tours, July 4-6.
  • 2017j. Budts, Sara & Peter Petré. From schemes to networks: the benefits of Artificial Neural Networks for diachronic construction grammar. ICLC14, Tartu, July 10-14.
  • 2017k. Anthonissen, Lynn & Peter Petré. The rise of the prepositional passive: cognitive and functional motivations. ICLC14, Tartu, July 10-14.
  • 2017l. Petré, Peter. The extravagant progressive. An experimental corpus study on the history of emphatic [BE Ving]. ICHL23, San Antonio, July 31-August 4.
  • 2017m. Petré, Peter & Sara Budts. Putting connections centre stage in diachronic construction grammar. Advances in diachronic construction grammar – Debating theoretical tenets and open questions. Workshop at SLE50, Zürich, 10-13 September.
  • 2017n. Standing, William. Constructional change in the lifetime: it-cleft foci as a case study for change in individuals. SLE50, Zürich, 10-13 September.
  • 2017o. Budts, Sara & Peter Petré. Artificial Neural Networks for diachronic construction grammar. SLE50, Zürich, 10-13 September.
  • 2017p. Petré, Peter. Waarom we niet meer spreken zoals we “spreekten”: hoe relaties en routines taalverandering afremmen én voortstuwen. Spectrum lezingenreeks, 5 October.
  • 2017q. Petré, Peter. Putting connections centre stage in diachronic construction grammar. Workshop on gradience and constructional change, Edinburgh, 18-19 November.

2016

  • 2016a. Manjavacas, Enrique & Peter Petré. Historical corpus linguistics 2.0. From language community to individual and from the individual researcher to team-based research. Historical Corpus Linguistics: Methods and Applications, Saarbrücken, 16-17 June.
  • 2016b. Petré, Peter, Lynn Anthonissen, Sara Budts, Enrique Manjavacas & Oscar Strik. Social versus cognitive factors in individual grammaticalization paths. International Conference of English Historical Linguistics 19 (ICEHL 19), 22-25 August, Essen.
  • 2016c. Petré, Peter. Expressivity in grammaticalization: A moving target. Forty-ninth annual meeting of the SLE (SLE 49), Naples, 31 August-3 September.
  • 2016d. Petré, Peter. The dynamics of patterns and constructions. International Conference on Construction Grammar 9 (ICCG 9), 5-7 October, Juiz de Fora.
  • 2016e. Budts, Sara, Mike Kestemont & Peter Petré. Distributional embeddings and diachronic construction grammar. International Conference on Construction Grammar 9 (ICCG 9), 5-7 October, Juiz de Fora.