Peter Uhrig

List of John Benjamins publications for which Peter Uhrig plays a role.


Shafaei-Bajestan, Elnaz, Peter Uhrig and R. Harald Baayen 2022 Making sense of spoken pluralsExplorations of morphological structure in distributional space, Bell, Melanie J., Juhani Järvikivi and Vito Pirrelli (eds.), pp. 337–367 | Article
Distributional semantics offers new ways to study the semantics of morphology. This study focuses on the semantics of noun singulars and their plural inflectional variants in English. Our goal is to compare two models for the conceptualization of plurality. One model (FRACSS) proposes that all… read more
Herbst, Thomas and Peter Uhrig 2020 The issue of specifying slots in argument structure constructions in terms of form and meaningThe Wealth and Breadth of Construction-Based Research, Colleman, Timothy, Frank Brisard, Astrid De Wit, Renata Enghels, Nikos Koutsoukos, Tanja Mortelmans and María Sol Sansiñena (eds.), pp. 135–147 | Article
In Construction Grammar theory, constructions are generally described as form-meaning pairings. It will be argued here that the formal specifications of some abstract constructions are so vague that the notion of form needs to be discussed rather critically. We aim to demonstrate how, in the… read more