Paul Kay

List of John Benjamins publications for which Paul Kay plays a role.

Book series


Kay, Paul 2022 Construction grammarHandbook of Pragmatics: Manual, Verschueren, Jef and Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), pp. 303–309 | Chapter
Webster, Michael A. and Paul Kay 2007 Individual and population differences in focal colorsAnthropology of Color: Interdisciplinary multilevel modeling, MacLaury, Robert E., Galina V. Paramei and Don Dedrick (eds.), pp. 29–53 | Article
Using the data of the World Color Survey, variation in the selection of focal colors both within languages and across languages was studied. The variation within languages was found to be much greater than the variation across languages. For example, for color terms in different languages that… read more
Kay, Paul 2005 3. Argument structure constructions and the argument-adjunct distinctionGrammatical Constructions: Back to the roots, Fried, Mirjam and Hans C. Boas (eds.), pp. 71–98 | Chapter
Kay, Paul 1995 Construction grammarHandbook of Pragmatics: Manual, Verschueren, Jef, Jan-Ola Östman and Jan Blommaert † (eds.), pp. 171–177 | Article