Juan Carlos Moreno Cabrera

List of John Benjamins publications for which Juan Carlos Moreno Cabrera plays a role.


Moreno Cabrera, Juan Carlos 2022 This is not a pipe: Iconicity in Magritte’s language paintingsIconicity in Cognition and across Semiotic Systems, Lenninger, Sara, Olga Fischer, Christina Ljungberg and Elżbieta Tabakowska (eds.), pp. 193–212 | Chapter
A significant part of René Magritte’s pictorial work is devoted to the challenging relationships between images and written words. In this paper, I will look into two series of Magritte’s language paintings addressing these relationships: The Treachery of Images (also known as This is not a… read more
Moreno Cabrera, Juan Carlos 2017 Continuity and change: On the iconicity of Ablaut Reduplication (AR)Dimensions of Iconicity, Zirker, Angelika, Matthias Bauer, Olga Fischer and Christina Ljungberg (eds.), pp. 63–84 | Chapter
Ablaut Reduplication (AR), as in see-saw, knick-knack, is frequently used in different languages to mimic movement. In this paper, I will discuss its possible iconic interpretations. Following and developing an idea originally suggested by Thun (1963: 75–87), I will show that AR is associated with… read more
Moreno Cabrera, Juan Carlos 1998 On the relationship Between Grammaticalization and LexicalizationThe Limits of Grammaticalization, Giacalone Ramat, Anna and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 211–227 | Article
Moreno Cabrera, Juan Carlos 1993 “Make” and the semantic origins of causativity: a typological studyCausatives and Transitivity, Comrie, Bernard and Maria Polinsky (eds.), pp. 155 ff. | Article