Matthias Klumm

List of John Benjamins publications for which Matthias Klumm plays a role.


Continuative and contrastive discourse relations across discourse domains: Cognitive and cross-linguistic approaches

Edited by Matthias Klumm, Anita Fetzer and Evelien Keizer

Special issue of Functions of Language 30:1 (2023) v, 135 pp.
Subjects Corpus linguistics | Discourse studies | Functional linguistics | Pragmatics | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Discourse studies | English linguistics | Pragmatics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology


This paper examines the linguistic realization of continuative discourse relations in British English written discourse comparing narrative and argumentative dyadically edited texts. The data comprise 18 co-edited texts and metadata documenting the editing process (keystroke logs and transcripts… read more
This study builds off of previous research into Caribbean Standard Englishes (which has largely used newspaper genres) by comparing the rates of features found in corpora of Bahamian, Jamaican, British, and American administrative writing, paying particular attention to whether and how the noted… read more