Edinburgh Research Explorer

Nikolas Gisborne

Chair of Linguistics

  1. 2020
  2. Ten Lectures on Event Structure in a Network Theory of Language

    Gisborne, N., 3 Sep 2020, Leiden: Brill. (Distinguished Lectures in Cognitive Linguistics)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  3. Which-hunting in Medieval England

    Truswell, R. & Gisborne, N., 1 Sep 2020, In : Canadian Journal of Linguistics / Revue canadienne de linguistique. 65, 3, p. 326-349

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 2019
  5. Thematic roles and events

    Gisborne, N. & Donaldson, J., 22 Mar 2019, The Oxford Handbook of Event Structure. Truswell, R. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 237-264

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  6. 2018
  7. Word grammar morphology

    Gisborne, N., 21 Dec 2018, Oxford Handbook of Morphological Theory. Audring, J. & Masini, F. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 327-345

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  8. 2017
  9. Defaults in Morphological Theory

    Gisborne, N. (ed.) & Hippisley, A. (ed.), 28 Oct 2017, Oxford University Press. 352 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  10. Defaulting to the new Romance synthetic future

    Gisborne, N., 26 Oct 2017, Defaults in Morphological Theory. Gisborne, N. & Hippisley, A. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 151-181 31 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  11. Defaults in linguistics

    Gisborne, N. & Hippisley, A., 26 Oct 2017, Defaults in Morphological Theory. Gisborne, N. & Hippisley, A. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 1-17

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  12. Where do relative specifiers come from?

    Gisborne, N. & Truswell, R., 6 Jul 2017, Micro-change and Macro-change in Diachronic Syntax. Mathieu, E. & Truswell, R. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 25-42 18 p. (Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  13. On the stubborn refusal of English grammar to generate multiple correlatives

    Truswell, R. & Gisborne, N., 7 May 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  14. 2016
  15. A constant rate effect without stable functions

    Truswell, R. & Gisborne, N., 24 Mar 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  16. 2015
  17. Quantificational variability and the genesis of English headed wh-relatives

    Truswell, R. & Gisborne, N., 2 Oct 2015, Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 19. Csipak, E. & Zeijlstra, H. (eds.). Göttingen, p. 639-656 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  18. Old English headed relatives between parataxis and hypotaxis

    Gisborne, N. & Truswell, R., 4 Sep 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  19. The word and syntax

    Gisborne, N., 25 Jun 2015, The Oxford Handbook of the Word. Taylor, J. R. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 196-220 25 p. (Oxford Handbooks in Linguistics).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  20. Semantic reanalysis of Old English free relatives

    Gisborne, N. & Truswell, R., 29 May 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  21. 2014
  22. The Word and Syntax

    Gisborne, N., Aug 2014, The Oxford Handbook of the Word. Taylor, J. R. (ed.). Oxford Handbooks Online, p. n/a-n/a 26 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  23. Introduction: Theory and Data in Cognitive Linguistics

    Gisborne, N. & Hollmann, W., 2014, Theory and Data in Cognitive Linguistics. Gisborne, N. & Hollmann, W. (eds.). John Benjamins, p. 1-14

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  24. The semantics of definite expressions and the grammaticalization of THE

    Gisborne, N., 2014, Theory and Data in Cognitive Linguistics. Gisborne, N. & Hollmann, W. (eds.). John Benjamins, p. 141-183

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  25. Theory and Data in Cognitive Linguistics

    Gisborne, N. (ed.) & Hollmann, W. (ed.), 2014, John Benjamins. 262 p. (Benjamins Current Topics; vol. 67)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  26. 2012
  27. The semantics of definite expressions and the grammaticalization of THE

    Gisborne, N., 1 Jan 2012, In : Studies in Language. 36, 3, p. 603-644 42 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Theory and data in cognitive linguistics INTRODUCTION

    Gisborne, N. & Hollmann, W. B., 2012, In : Studies in Language. 36, 3, p. 463-476 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  29. 2011
  30. Grammaticalization and Construction Grammar

    Gisborne, N. & Patten, A., 13 Oct 2011, The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization. Narrog, H. & Heine, B. (eds.). Oxford University Press, (Oxford Handbooks in Linguistics).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  31. Constructions, Word Grammar, and grammaticalization

    Gisborne, N., 1 Feb 2011, In : Cognitive Linguistics. 22, 1, p. 155-182 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Aspects of the morphosyntactic typology of Hong Kong English

    Gisborne, N. (ed.), 2011, The Typology of Asian Englishes. Lim, L. & Gisborne, N. (eds.). John Benjamins, p. 27-48 21 p. (Benjamins Current Topics; no. 33).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  33. The Typology of Asian Englishes

    Lim, L. (ed.) & Gisborne, N. (ed.), 2011, John Benjamins. 120 p. (Benjamins Current Topics; no. 33)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  34. The Typology of Asian Englishes: Setting the agenda

    Lim, L. & Gisborne, N. (ed.), 2011, The Typology of Asian Englishes. Lim, L. & Gisborne, N. (eds.). John Benjamins, p. 1-10 10 p. (Benjamins Current Topics; no. 33).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  35. 2010
  36. The Event Structure of Perception Verbs

    Gisborne, N., 25 Mar 2010, Oxford University Press. 336 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  37. 2009
  38. Aspects of the morphosyntactic typology of Hong Kong English

    Gisborne, N., 2009, In : English World-Wide. 30, 2, p. 149-169 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. The Typology of Asian Englishes: Special issue of English World-Wide

    Gisborne, N. (ed.) & Lim, L. (ed.), 2009, In : English World-Wide. 30, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  40. The typology of Asian Englishes: Setting the agenda

    Lim, L. & Gisborne, N., 2009, In : English World-Wide. 30, 2, p. 123-132 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 2008
  42. Constructional approaches to English Grammar

    Trousdale, G. (ed.) & Gisborne, N. (ed.), Jul 2008, Mouton de Gruyter. 310 p. (Topics in English Linguistics; no. 57)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  43. BOOK REVIEWS Richard Hudson. 2007. Language networks: The new Word Grammar. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp xii + 275. ISBN 9780199267309.

    Gisborne, N., 2008, In : Folia Linguistica. 42, 1-2, p. 227-234 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  44. Constructional approaches to language-particular description

    Gisborne, N. & Trousdale, G., 2008, Constructional approaches to English grammar. Mouton de Gruyter, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  45. Dependencies are constructions: A case study in predicative complementation

    Gisborne, N., 2008, Constructional Approaches to English Grammar. Trousdale, G. & Gisborne, N. (eds.). Mouton de Gruyter, p. 219-255 36 p. (Topics in English Linguistics ; vol. 57).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter