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Professor Elizabeth Traugott FBA

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About this Fellow

Historical linguistics; semantic change, cognitive and interactional pragmatics; theories of grammaticalisation and construction grammar

Website: http://www.stanford.edu/~traugott/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Linguistics and English, Stanford University

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Linguistics and English, Stanford University, California, 1968 - 2003
  • Emeritus Professor of Linguistics and English, Stanford University, California, 2003

Publications

Constructionalization and Constructional Changes 2013

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