Robert Daugs

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


Office hours

during semester break:

by appointment only

 

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


Summer term 2018:

  • The Structure of English: A basic course in linguistics
  • From the Phoneme to the Word: Usage-based morphology
  • Beyond the Word: An introduction to usage-based construction grammar
     

 

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