Joost Zwarts - Linguist - Utrecht University

Affiliation: Utrecht Institute of Linguistics and Department of Languages, Literature and Communication
Address: Trans 10, 3512 JK Utrecht, The Netherlands; Room: 2.16
Telephone: +31-30-2536057; E-mail: J "dot" Zwarts "at" uu "dot" nl


Recent writings

(submitted) Prepositions and particles: Place and path in English, German, and Dutch. In Mike Putnam & Richard Page, eds., Cambridge Handbook of Germanic Linguistics.

(under revision) From 'back' to 'again' in Dutch: The structure of the 're' domain.

(submitted, under review) The meanings of μέλος: The polysemy of Paul’s member metaphor.

(2017) (with Henriëtte de Swart and Bert le Bruyn) Bare nominals. To appear in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics.

(2017) (with Ora Matushansky) Making space for measures. To appear in Proceedings of NELS 47.

(2017) Spatial semantics: Modeling the meaning of prepositions. Language and Linguistics Compass 11.5, 1-20.


Recent and future talks

Cross-domain mappings in the Louw-Nida lexicon, 2017 Annual meeting of the European Association of Biblical Studies, Berlin, 7-11 August.

The meaning of synonymy
Word meaning: Interdisciplinary themes, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria-Gasteiz, 2-3 November, 2016.

(with Ora Matushansky) Making space for measures
47th Annual Meeting of North East Linguistic Society (NELS 47), University of Massachusetts Amherst, 14-16 October 2016.

Blending and elaboration in the Pauline member metaphors
2016 Annual meeting of the European Association of Biblical Studies, Leuven, 18 July 2016.