Vol. 12. No. 2 (12.2011)

Page 113 - 116

Anna Siewierska (25 December 1955 – 6 August 2011)


Original scientific article
Page 117 - 145

Modals and modality in translation: a case study based approach

Božana Knežević
Sveučilište u Rijeci

Irena Brdar
University of Rijeka
Abstract: This paper reports on findings from a recent study. On the basis of corpora, two legislative pair texts, cross-linguistic issues around modals and modality in Croatian and English were investigated. I...

Original scientific article
Page 147 - 163

Idiom modifications in bilingual dictionaries of idioms

Pavel Dronov
Institute of Linguistics of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Abstract: The article focuses on the problem of representing idiom modifications (both standard and non-standard context-based and double-take effect-modifications, cf. tip of the large/huge iceberg, die bitter...

Original scientific article
Page 165 - 186

Kennings as blends and prisms

Vlatko Broz
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu
Abstract: This paper argues that recent advances in cognitive linguistics could shed more light onto solving a particular historical semantics problem, namely the semantics of kennings in Beowulf. The well-know...

Original scientific article
Page 187 - 209

Down to the bone: A corpus-based critical discourse analysis of pro-eating disorder blogs

Morana Lukač
Sveučilište u Zadru
Abstract: The pro-eating-disorder community is almost exclusively an online community of individuals who claim that eating disorders are not an illness, but rather a lifestyle choice. This study offers an insig...

Original scientific article
Page 211 - 228

The DP category in articleless Slavic languages

Borivoje Petrović
Faculty of Education, Sombor, University of Novi Sad
Abstract: This article deals with the existence of a DP layer on the top of NP. Based on evidence presented, (Left Branch Extraction, Zwicky’s test, Boškovi,s Generalization, Noun/Pronoun Assymetries, Status of...

Original scientific article
Page 229 - 248

Schreibstrategien beim gemeinsamen Verfassen mutter- und fremdsprachlicher Texte (Slowenisch/Deutsch): Eine Fallstudie

Doris Mlakar Gračner
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Maribor
Abstract: In diesem Artikel werden mithilfe der Analyse von Texten, von Textproduktionsprozessen und von Leitfadeninterviews Schreibstrategien von Germanistikstudierenden in Slowenien beim gemeinsamen Verfassen...

Original scientific article
Page 249 - 262

Searching for Bulgarian proverbs on the Web

Hrisztalina Hrisztova-Gotthardt
University of Pecs

Zoltán Gotthardt
Abstract: The present study can be seen as the second stage of a larger research concerning the real proverb usage in contemporary written Bulgarian language. While the first survey aimed to determine the most ...

Original scientific article
Page 263 - 282

Kollokationen im deutsch-kroatischen Sprachvergleich

Aneta Stojić
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Rijeci

Tamara Štiglić
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Rijeka
Abstract: Die vorliegende Arbeit befasst sich mit der Problematik der Kollokationen im Sprachvergleich. Zuerst wird die bisherige Kollokationsforschung dargestellt sowie wichtige Begriffe und die Aspekte, unter...

Book review
Page 283 - 290

James Paul Gee. 2011. How to Do Discourse Analysis: A Toolkit. Routledge: New York, London. 206 stranica.

Ljiljana Šarić
University of Oslo

Book review
Page 291 - 301

Fanny Meunier and Sylviane Granger, eds. 2008. Phraseology in Foreign Language Learning and Teaching. Amsterdam – Philadelphia: John Benjamins. pp. 259.

Irena Medvešek
Sveučilište u Osijeku

Ana Bačić
University of Osijek

Book review
Page 302 - 308

Alaa Mohamed Moustafa. 2011. Verlässlicher Grammatik-Transfer – Am Beispiel von subordinierenden Konjunktionen. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang. ISBN: 978-3-631-61704-5. 294 Seiten.

Leonard Pon
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Osijeku

Book review
Page 309 - 312

Dessislava Stoeva-Holm. 2010. Verbmetonymie und ihre Leistung im Benennungsprozess. Tübingen: Narr, 230 pp.

Rita Brdar-Szabó
Loránd-Eötvös University, Budapest