Suzanne Kemmer

List of John Benjamins publications for which Suzanne Kemmer plays a role.

Book series



The Middle Voice

Suzanne Kemmer

[Typological Studies in Language, 23] 1993. xii, 300 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Functional linguistics | Pragmatics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics

Studies in Typology and Diachrony: Papers presented to Joseph H. Greenberg on his 75th birthday

Edited by William A. Croft, Suzanne Kemmer and Keith Denning

[Typological Studies in Language, 20] 1990. xxxiv, 243 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Theoretical linguistics | Typology


This paper presents an analysis of nonce words that relies on Cognitive Grammar (CG) using the English version of “Jabberwocky” and its two Ukrainian renditions. We identify great variation among the versions, both inter-lingual and intra-lingual. In particular, not only do the versions differ… read more
Kemmer, Suzanne 2003 Schemas and lexical blendsMotivation in Language: Studies in honor of Günter Radden, Cuyckens, Hubert, Thomas Berg, René Dirven † and Klaus-Uwe Panther (eds.), pp. 69–97 | Article
Barlow, Michael and Suzanne Kemmer 1994 A Schema-Based Approach to Grammatical DescriptionThe Reality of Linguistic Rules, Lima, Susan D., Roberta Corrigan and Gregory Iverson, pp. 19 ff. | Article
Kemmer, Suzanne 1994 Middle Voice, Transitivity, and the Elaboration of EventsVoice: Form and Function, Fox, Barbara A. and Paul J. Hopper (eds.), pp. 179 ff. | Article
Kemmer, Suzanne 1992 Grammatical prototypes and competing motivations in a theory of linguistic changeExplanation in Historical Linguistics, Davis, Garry W. and Gregory Iverson (eds.), pp. 145 ff. | Article
Croft, William A., Keith Denning and Suzanne Kemmer 1990 Typology and diachrony in the work of Joseph H. GreenbergStudies in Typology and Diachrony: Papers presented to Joseph H. Greenberg on his 75th birthday, Croft, William A., Suzanne Kemmer and Keith Denning (eds.), pp. ix ff. | Miscellaneous
Croft, William A., Hava Bat-Zeev Shyldkrot and Suzanne Kemmer 1987 Diachronic semantic processes in the middel voicePapers from the 7th International Conference on Historical Linguistics, Giacalone Ramat, Anna, Onofrio Carruba and Giuliano Bernini (eds.), pp. 179 ff. | Article