Constructions work

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This paper provides responses to the points raised in this volume in an effort to evaluate, clarify and extend some of the arguments in Constructions at Work.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)201-224
Number of pages24
JournalCognitive Linguistics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Language and Linguistics
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • Linguistics and Language


  • Argument realization
  • Argument structure constructions
  • Categorization
  • Constructionist approach
  • Island constraints
  • Learning
  • Subject auxiliary inversion
  • Universal grammar hypothesis
  • Usage-based

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