Robert Daugs

Room 223
Phone: +49 (0) 431/880-3332
E-mail: daugs@anglistik.uni-kiel.de

 

NEWS

Please note that there will not be a waiting list for any of my classes. Students who could not sign up but wish to enroll can show up to the first session and check for any available seats. Allocation will be decided by lot.  

 

OFFICE HOURS

Winter term 2018:

Mon, 9.45 - 11.45am

 

TEACHING

Course materials are availabe on OLAT. For course descriptions and prerequisites see UnivIS

Winter term 2018/19:

  • From the Phoneme to the Word: Usage-based morphology
  • From the Phoneme to the Word: An introduction to cognitive semantics


previous courses:

  • The Structure of English: A basic course in linguistics
  • From the Phoneme to the Word: Usage-based morphology, Introduction to English morphology, Lexical semantics, Words in the mind
  • Beyond the Word: An introduction to usage-based construction grammar, Corpus-based approaches to modality, Modal verbs, Modality 
  • Schreibwerkstatt Linguistik
     

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • 2017. On the development of modals and semi-modals in American English in the 19th and 20th centuries. In Turo Hiltunen, Joe McVeigh & Tanja Säily (eds.), Big and rich data in English corpus linguistics: Methods and explorations. Helsinki: VARIENG. [Link]


 

RECENT CONFERENCE PAPERS

  • 2018. How many modals are there again? A diachronic construction grammar approach to English modal contractions. Paper presented at ICCG 10, July 16–18, Paris.

 

PHD PROJECT

  • Variation and change of modal expressions in AmE