José Amenós-Pons

List of John Benjamins publications for which José Amenós-Pons plays a role.


Guijarro-Fuentes, Pedro, José Amenós-Pons and Aoife K. Ahern 2023 Acquisition of estar + adjective in L2 Spanish by L1 French and Portuguese speakersCopulas in Spanish and Beyond, Gumiel-Molina, Silvia and Isabel Pérez-Jiménez (eds.), pp. 282–312 | Article
This paper reports the developmental stages of the acquisition of estar in stage-level predicate constructions in the L2 Spanish grammar of native speakers of French and Portuguese. Copular verbs exist in the L1s of both learner groups; however, only in Portuguese is there an aspectual contrast,… read more
Ahern, Aoife K., José Amenós-Pons and Pedro Guijarro-Fuentes 2015 Metarepresentation and evidentiality in Spanish tense and mood: A cognitive pragmatic perspectiveEvidentiality and the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface, Cornillie, Bert and Juana I. Marín-Arrese (eds.), pp. 61–82 | Article
This paper sets forth a theoretical framework in relation to metarepresentation and evidentiality in Spanish, supported by an empirical analysis of tense/mood contrast expressions. More specifically, we describe how metarepresentational and evidential content are expressed and interpreted in… read more
Ahern, Aoife K., José Amenós-Pons and Pedro Guijarro-Fuentes 2014 Interfaces in the interpretation of mood alternation in L2 Spanish: Morpho-phonology, semantics and pragmaticsEUROSLA Yearbook: Volume 14 (2014), Roberts, Leah, Ineke Vedder and Jan H. Hulstijn (eds.), pp. 173–200 | Article
In this paper, we present the results of one written task testing the interpretation of mood choice in if-conditional constructions in L2 Spanish: a linguistic task of conditional utterances containing both regular and irregular indicative and subjunctive forms was completed by 48 L1 French and 40… read more