(Last update on any part of the website: 25 October 2017)



Recent news and upcoming events · · · my paper with Tobias J. Bernaisch & Benedikt Heller on a corpus-linguistic account of the history of the genitive alternation in Singapore English has just been accepted for publication · · · my paper on diachronic behavioral profiles with Marlies Jansegers has just appeared ahead-of-print in Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory · · · my book Ten lectures on quantitative approaches in cognitive linguistics: Corpus-linguistic, experimental, and statistical applications has just been published (with slides and audio files by Brill) · · · I was just invited to give a plenary-length talk at the 2nd workshop "Historical Semantics and Legal Interpretation" at the University of Chicago (13-14 April 2018) · · · I was just invited to give a plenary talk at the Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (9-11 Feb 2018) · · · I was just invited to the ConLab corpus meeting in Moscow, where I will then also give three 2-hour talks (27 November - 2 December 2017) · · · I have just been invited to present a talk and give a workshop at the University of Trier in October 2017 · · · I was just invited to teach again at the China International Forum on Cognitive Linguistics in 2018 (the only other scholar having been there twice is R.W. Langacker) · · · I was just invited to give a plenary lecture at Constructionist Approaches to Language Pedagogy at UT Austin (15-17 February 2018) · · · I was just invited to give a plenary lecture at the American Association for Corpus Linguistics conference 2018 at Georgia State University (20-22 September 2018) · · · I was just invited to teach a bootcamp at the University of Erfurt in August 2018 · · · I was just invited to teach a week-long workshop at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in July 2018 · · · I have just signed a contract for a Chinese tranlation of the second edition of my statistics textbook · · · the Brazilian Portuguese translation of the second edition of my statistics textbook is nearing completion · · · Scooby's website still has only 20 pages · · ·