Construction grammar

© Jan-Ola Östman 2015

Jan-Ola Östman

Publications

CxG-related publications - Constructional analyses

Martin Hilpert & Jan-Ola Östman, 2016. Reflections on constructions across grammars. In Constructions across grammars (1-6), ed. by Martin Hilpert & Jan-Ola Östman. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. [Benjamins Current Topics 82]

 

Martin Hilpert & Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), 2016. Constructions across grammars. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. vi + 206 pp. [Benjamins Current Topics 82]

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2015. From Construction Grammar to Construction Discourse ... and back. In Konstruktionsgrammatik V: Konstruktionen im Spannungsfeld von sequenziellen Mustern, kommunikativen Gattungen und Textsorten (15-44), ed. by Jörg Bücker, Susanne Günthner & Wolfgang Imo. Tübingen: Stauffenburg Verlag. [Linguistik 77]

 

Leila Mattfolk & Jan-Ola Östman, 2015. Fonologiska konstruktioner i företagsnamn. [’Phonological constructions in names for businesses’] In Perspektiv på lexikografi, grammatik och språkpolitik i Norden [’Perspectives on lexicography, grammar and language policy in the Nordic countries’] (305-324), ed. by Caroline Sandström, Ilse Cantell, Eija-Riitta Grönros, Pirkko Nuolijärvi & Eivor Sommardahl. [Electronic publication] Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland / Institutet för de inhemska språken. [Institutet för de inhemska språkens webbpublikationer 39]

 

Martin Hilpert & Jan-Ola Östman, 2015. Introduction: Reflections on constructions across grammars. Constructions and Frames 6(2): 137-142.

 

Martin Hilpert & Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), 2015. Reflections on Constructions across Grammars. [Special issue of Constructions and Frames (6: 2)]. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. 201 pp.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2014. Språksociologi och konstruktionsdiskurs [‘Sociology of language and Construction Discourse’]. In Fint språk / Good language: Festskrift till Lars-Gunnar Andersson (205-216), ed. by Karin Helgesson, Hans Landqvist, Benjamin Lyngfelt, Jenny Nilsson & Catrin Norrby. Göteborg: Meijerbergs institut vid Göteborgs universitet. [Meijerbergs arkiv för svensk ordforskning 41]

 

Jan-Ola Östman & Graeme Trousdale, 2013. Dialects, discourse, and Construction Grammar. In The Oxford Handbook of Construction Grammar (476-490), ed. by Thomas Hoffmann & Graeme Trousdale. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 

Pentti Leino & Jan-Ola Östman, 2008. Language change, variability, and functional load: Finnish genericity from a constructional point of view. In Constructional reorganization [Constructional Approaches to Language 5] (37-54), ed. by Jaakko Leino. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2007. On formalizing ‘context’. Or, why complexity does not equal impossibility. In SILF 2005. Actes du XXIXème Colloque International de Linguistique Fonctionnelle, Helsinki 2005 (205-212), ed. by Juhani Härmä, Eva Havu, Mervi Helkkula, Meri Larjavaara, Mari Lehtinen & Ulla Tuomarla. University of Helsinki: Department of Romance languages. [Publications du Département des langues romanes de l’Université de Helsinki 18]

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2006. Constructions in cross-language research: Verbs as pragmatic particles in Solv. In Pragmatic markers in contrast 2 (237-257), edited by Karin Aijmer & Anne-Marie Simon-Vandenbergen. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

 

Urpo Nikanne & Jan-Ola Östman, 2006. Finland-Swedish directionality in Conceptual Semantics and in Construction Grammar: A methodological dialogue. SKY Journal of Linguistics [Special Supplement to Volume 19: 66-86]. ((A Man of Measure. Festschrift in honour of Fred Karlsson on his 60th birthday.))

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2006. Ordstäv som en central del av språket. Om att få med ”allt” i en grammatisk beskrivning [‘Wellerisms as part of the language core. On including ‘everything’ in a grammatical description’]. In Svenskans beskrivning 28. [Förhandlingar vid Tjugoåttonde sammankomsten för svenskans beskrivning, Örebro den 14-15 oktober 2005] (389-401), ed. by Per Ledin, Lena Lind Palicki, Christina Melin, Gunvor Nilsson, Karolina Wirdenäs & Håkan Åbrink. Örebro University: Humanities department.

 

Mirjam Fried & Jan-Ola Östman, 2005. Construction Grammar and spoken language: The case of pragmatic particles. Journal of Pragmatics 37(11): 1752-1778.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2005. Construction Discourse: A prolegomenon. In Construction Grammars. Cognitive grounding and theoretical extensions [Constructional Approaches to Language, CAL 3] (121-144), ed. by Jan-Ola Östman & Mirjam Fried. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jaakko Leino & Jan-Ola Östman, 2005. Constructions and variability. In Grammatical constructions. Back to the roots [Constructional Approaches to Language 4] (191-213), ed, by Mirjam Fried & Hans Boas. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman & Mirjam Fried, 2005. The cognitive grounding of Construction Grammar. In Construction Grammars. Cognitive grounding and theoretical extensions [Constructional Approaches to Language, CAL 3] (1-13), ed. by Jan-Ola Östman & Mirjam Fried. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman & Mirjam Fried (eds.), 2005. Construction Grammars. Cognitive grounding and theoretical extensions [Constructional Approaches to Language, CAL 3]. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins. viii + 324 pp. ((Published in paperback in 2008.))

 

Fried, Mirjam & Jan-Ola Östman, 2004. Construction Grammar: A thumbnail sketch. In Construction Grammar in a cross-language perspective [Constructional Approaches to Language 2] (11-86), ed. by Mirjam Fried & Jan-Ola Östman. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman & Mirjam Fried, 2004. Historical and intellectual background of Construction Grammar. In Construction Grammar in a cross-language perspective [Constructional Approaches to Language 2] (1-10), ed. by Mirjam Fried & Jan-Ola Östman. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Mirjam Fried & Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), 2004. Construction Grammar in a cross-language perspective [Constructional Approaches to Language, CAL 2]. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins. 209 pp. ((Published in paperback in 2008.))

 

Mirjam Fried & Jan-Ola Östman, 2003. The explicit and the implicit in the Suasion Frame. In Proceedings of CIL17, ed. by Eva Hajičová, Anna Kotěšovcová & Jiří Mírovský. [CD-ROM publication] Prague: Matfyzpress, MFF UK. 22 pp.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2002. Sulvan kansan wellerismit konstruktiona [‘Wellerisms in Solf/Solv as a construction’]. In Äidinkielen merkitykset [‘Senses of the mother tongue’] (75-97), ed. by Ilona Herlin, Jyrki Kalliokoski, Lari Kotilainen & Tiina Onikki Rantajääskö. Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura. [Toimituksia 869] ((For Pentti Leino, April 17, 2002))

 

Jaakko Leino & Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), 2002. iccg2 - Second International Conference on Construction Grammar: Book of Abstracts. University of Helsinki. 182 pp.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 2000. Merkityksen ajankohtaiset haasteet yleiselle kielitieteelle [‘Present-day challenges of meaning to general linguistics’] In Merkillinen merkitys ['Extraordinary meaning'] (69-84), ed. by Anu Airola, Heikki J. Koskinen & Veera Mustonen. Helsinki: Gaudeamus.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1999. Coherence through understanding through discourse patterns: Focus on news reports. In Coherence in spoken and written discourse [Pragmatics and Beyond, New Series, vol. 63] (77-100), ed. by Wolfram Bublitz, Uta Lenk & Eija Ventola. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman & Tuija Virtanen, 1999. Theme, Comment, and Newness as Figures in Information Structuring. In Discourse studies in cognitive linguistics [Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, vol. 176] (91-110), ed. by Karen van Hoek, Andrej A. Kibrik & Leo Noordman. Amsterdam/Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1998. Dialogism and cognition: Peaceful vs. confrontational co-existence. In Proceedings of the XVIth International Congress of Linguists (1997), ed. by Bernard Caron. Oxford: Pergamon, no. 0465, [CD publication]. 1998.

 

Auli Hakulinen, Anneli Kauppinen, Matti Leiwo, Heikki Paunonen, Anneli Räikkälä, Pauli Saukkonen, Valma Yli-Vakkuri, Jan-Ola Östman & Irja Alho, 1994. Kieli ja sen kieliopit. [‘Language and its grammars’] Helsinki: Ministry of Education & Painatuskeskus. 265 pp. [Summary in Swedish, pp. 262-265.]

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1991. Warning! Construction sight - Speech arts refigured. In Leikkauspiste. Kirjoituksia kielestä ja ihmisestä ['The intersection'] (294-306), ed. by Lea Laitinen, Pirkko Nuolijärvi & Mirja Saari. Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura [SKS 158].

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1989. Testing iconicity: Sentence structure and politeness. Belgian Journal of Linguistics 4 [= Special issue on Universals of language, ed. by Michel Kefer & Johan van der Auwera], pp. 145-163, 190-191.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1988. Konstruktiokielioppi. [‘Construction grammar’] In SKY 1988 (173-187), ed. by Jan-Ola Östman, Urpo Nikanne, Kristiina Jokinen & Kalevi Wiik. Helsinki: The Linguistic Association of Finland.

 

Jan-Ola Östman, [1987] 1986. Pragmatics as Implicitness. An analysis of question particles in Solf Swedish, with implications for the study of passive clauses and the language of persuasion [Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1986]. Not published, but available from University Microfilms International, Ann Arbor, MI (no. 86 24885). 2 + x + 348 pp.

 

Marja Leinonen & Jan-Ola Östman, 1983. Passive patterns in Russian and Swedish. In Papers from the seventh Scandinavian conference of linguistics I (175-198), ed. by Fred Karlsson. University of Helsinki: Department of General Linguistics [Publications, no. 9].

 

Jan-Ola Östman, 1981. The Finnish ‘passive’ and Relational Grammar. In Papers from the seventeenth regional meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society [CLS 17] (286-294), ed. by R.A. Hendrick, C.S. Masek & M.F. Miller. Chicago, IL: Chicago Linguistic Society.

 

Ann Peters, Jan-Ola Östman, Thomas Larsen, Catherine O’Connor, Lily Wong Fillmore, Susan Ervin-Tripp, Laura Leann Parker, Jane Edwards & James Collins, 1981. Manual for computer coding of bilingual data. University of California, Berkeley: School of Education, 1981 and later versions. pp. 33 + 9.) [Available in computer format at UC-Berkeley, School of Education. 1981 version prepared for NIE grant NIE G 79 0018 Sources of Individual Differences in Second Language Acquisition, Lily Wong Fillmore, Principal Investigator.]