Gavin Bembridge

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gavin Bembridge plays a role.


Bembridge, Gavin 2022 ASL negative incorporation as negative suppletionSign Language & Linguistics 25:2, pp. 135–162 | Article
While there are several analyses of negation in American Sign Language (ASL), the phenomenon of negative incorporation has been overlooked in the generative literature, except for Sandler’s (1999) phonological analysis. The phonological approach makes several useful generalizations but is not… read more
Unlike the pragmatic literature, a pronoun’s ability to distinguish levels of formality has received relatively little dedicated attention in the syntactic literature. One definition of formality from the politeness literature defines it as social distance (Brown & Levinson 1987). We take the… read more