Collaboration platform „Construction Grammar of German"
The collaboration platform "Construction Grammar of German" was established in February 2010 by Alexander Ziem (Düsseldorf/Berkeley) and Alexander Lasch (Kiel). It tries to bring together linguists working in a Construction Grammar-related framework with a special focus on German as a target language. The mai
- devoloping a constructicon of German, that is, a network of grammatical constructions peculiar to German
- enhancing cooperations among linguists interested in CxG approaches to German (and other languages)
The collaboration platform is open to everybody interested in discussing issues emerging within the constructional framework addressed. Currently, approximately 100 linguists help keep the platform alive. Suggestions and ideas are always welcome and appreciated, including proposals for panels, workshop, and conference organisations in cooperation with the collaboration platform (→ contact).