Publications

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Monographs

2014Auxiliary Selection in Spanish. Gradience, Gradualness, and Conservation. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins. Announcement

Edited volumes

In prepInferences in Interaction and Language Change. Topical issue, Open Linguistics (with Oliver Ehmer).
2015Auxiliary Selection Revisited: Gradience and Gradualness. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter (with Rolf Kailuweit). Announcement

Journal papers

In prepPerifrasticidad y construccionalización: la diacronía de lograr/conseguir + infinitivo (with Mar Garachana).
In prepLas funciones discursivas de las interrogativas parciales en castellano.
Under reviewEl orden de palabras en las interrogativas-Q. Un análisis contrastivo del español caribeño y portugués brasileño.
Under reviewContrast and inferences in but-prefaced interrogatives: a synchronic and diachronic analysis of Spanish (with Oliver Ehmer).
Under reviewThe pragmatics of postposed-wh interrogatives in Spanish.
To appearEntrenchment and persistence in language change: the Spanish past subjunctive. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory (with Scott Schwenter).
2017The road to auxiliariness revisited: the grammaticalization of FINISH anteriors in Spanish. Diachronica 34(4). 516-558 (with Eitan Grossman).
2016A match made in heaven. Using parallel corpora and multinomial logistic regression to analyze the expression of possession in Old Spanish. Language Variation and Change 28. 307-334 (with Andrés Enrique-Arias).
2016The development of iterative verbal periphrases in Romance. Linguistics 54(2). 235-272. Download
2012How to measure replacement: Auxiliary selection in Old Spanish bibles. Folia Linguistica Historica 33 (1). 135–174. Download
2011Rutinas léxicas en el cambio gramatical. El caso de las perífrasis deónticas e iterativas. Revista de Historia de la Lengua Española 6. 35-60 (with Mar Garachana). Download

Papers in refereed edited volumes

To appearRefunctionalization and usage frequency. An exploratory questionnaire study. In Garachana, Mar and Dorien Nieuwenhuijsen (eds.), Studies in Spanish Historical Linguistics and Language Change. Exaptation, Refunctionalization and beyond. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins.
To appearAnteriors and resultatives in Old Spanish. In Garachana, Mar, Sandra Montserrat and Claus Pusch (eds.), From Composite Predicates to Verbal Periphrases in Romance Languages. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins.
2017La historia de las perífrasis deber / deber de + INF: variación, norma y géneros textuales. In Garachana, Mar (ed.), La gramática en la diacronía. La evolución de las perífrasis verbales modales en español, 147-193. Madrid, Frankfurt: Iberoamericana/Vervuert.
2017Masse und Klasse. Zur Datierung von grammatischen Sprachwandelprozessen. In Völker, Harald and Georg Kaiser (eds.), Philologie und Grammatik, 187-204. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter.
2016Gradientes semánticos y sintácticos en la historia de la selección de auxiliares en español. In De Benito Moreno, Carlota and Álvaro Octavio de Toledo y Huerta (eds.), En torno a haber: construcciones, usos y variación desde el latín hasta la actualidad, 469-502. New York, Frankfurt a.M.: Peter Lang.
2016Modeling frequency effects in language change. In Behrens, Heike and Stefan Pfänder (eds.), Experience Counts: Frequency Effects in Language, 175-207. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. Download
2015How usage rescues the system: persistence as conservation. In Adli, Aria, Marco García García and Göz Kaufmann (eds.), Variation in Language: System- and Usage-based Approaches, 289-311. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter. Download
2015Entrenchment and discourse traditions in Spanish auxiliary selection. In Kailuweit, Rolf and Malte Rosemeyer (eds.), Auxiliary Selection Revisited: Gradience and Gradualness, 301-331. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter. Download
2015Introduction. In Kailuweit, Rolf and Malte Rosemeyer (eds.), Auxiliary Selection: Gradience and Gradualness, 1-20. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter (with Rolf Kailuweit). Download
2013Tornar and volver: The interplay of frequency and semantics in compound tense auxiliary selection in Medieval and Classical Spanish. In Van Gelderen, Elly, Jóhanna Barðdal and Michela Cennamo (eds.), Argument Structure in Flux. The Naples-Capri Papers, 435-458. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins. Download
2012On the interplay between transitivity, factivity and information structure: Spanish nominal and verbal infinitives. In García García, Marco and Valeriano Bellosta von Colbe (eds.), Aspectualidad - transitividad - referencialidad: las lenguas románicas en contraste, 181-209. Frankfurt: Peter Lang. Download

Reviews

2015Kirsten Jeppesen Kragh / Jan Lindschouw (eds.): Deixis and Pronouns in Romance Languages. Revista Internacional de Lingüística Iberoamericana 13(1), 229-233. Download
2013Steven N. Dworkin – A History of the Spanish Lexicon. Romanistisches Jahrbuch 64. 340-345. Download
2011Javier Elvira – Evolución lingüística y cambio sintáctico. Romanistisches Jahrbuch 62. 436-440. Download