Project on the Bibliography of

Tense, Verbal Aspect, Aktionsart, and Related Areas

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Abe, Yasuaki. nd. "An Outline of the Interface Theory of Tense and Aspect." Kanda University of International Studies; available at

Adelaar, Willem F. H. n. d.. "Marcadores de aspecto en el quechua del centro del Perú." [Markers of aspect in the Quechua of central Peru.] Linguística de las Americas, 17-37. Cf. W. Adelaar (1988)?

Anderson, Lloyd B. n. d.. "The Black English System of Tense and Aspect: Its Origins in Natural Language Change." Ms.; revision of talk given at SECOL VI.

Bardovi-Harlig, Kathleen. In press. "Analyzing aspect." Tense-aspect morphology in L2 acquisition.

Bertinetto, Pier Marco. To appear. "On describing tense and aspect systems: A review-article." Italian Journal of Linguistics / Rivista di Linguistica.

Bertocchi, A. nd. "Anaphor and tense in Latin." Papers on Grammar II.

Binnick, Robert I. To appear. "Aspect and aspectuality." Handbook of English Linguistics.

_____. to appeara."Temporality and Aspectuality." Language Typology and Language Universals. Ms., 1997.

_____. To appearb."Tense and aspect." Handbook of Pragmatics.

_____. To appear, 2004. "Habitual aspect in English." To appear in Festschrift for Háj Ross.

Bohnemeyer, Jürgen and Mary Swift. To appear. "Event realization and default aspect."

Brecht, Richard D. to appear. "Tense and the Infinitive Complement in Russian, Latin, and English." Readings in Slavic Transformational Syntax.

Buijs, M. To appear. "Aspectual Differences and Narrative Technique: Xenophon's Hellenica and Agesilaus." Glotta.

Claire Grover, Janet Hitzeman and Marc Moens. nd. "The Implementation of the Temporal Portion of the Discourse Grammar." Deliverable D.2.Temporal, ESPRIT Basic Research Project LRE-61-062, "Towards a Declarative Theory of Discourse." Available from

Cochrane, Nancy J. n. d.. "Verbal Aspect and the Telic:atelic Distinction in Serbo-Croatian." Ms.

Cowper, Elizabeth A. . n. d.. "The Function of Tenseless Sentences in English." Ms.

Desclés, Jean-Pierre and Zlatka Guentchéva. To appear. "Comment déterminer les significations du passé composé par l'exploration contextuelle?" [How to determine the meanings of the passŽ composŽ by contextual exploration?.] Langue française .

_____. To appeara."Imparfaits bulgare et français: Confrontation sur une valeur sémantique." Catégories grammaticales et problèmes cognitifs.

Engel, Dulcie M. Forthcoming. "Radio Talk: French and English Perfects on Air." Languages in Contrast. Related to talk, 1998, ÒThe passé composé in French radio talk: the written script and the spoken wordÓ, A.F.L.S. Conference 'Français oral, français écrit Ôl'ère des nouvelles technologiesÕ, University of East Anglia.

Erteschik-Shir, Nomi and Tova Rapoport. To appear. "Bare Aspect: a Theory of Verbal Projection." The Syntax of Time. Presented at Table ronde internationale: Syntaxe du temps et de l'aspect, Université de Paris 7, 15-18 November 2000, under the title "Bare Aspect: a Theory of Syntactic Projection."

Eynde, F. van. In press. "An Interlingual treatment of tense and aspect." Essays in Honour of B. Vauquois, 56-88.

Filip, Hana. To appear, 2004. "Prefixes and the delimitation of events." Journal of Slavic Linguistics.

Fong, Vivienne. To appear. "Resultatives and Depictives in Finnish." Generative Approaches to Finnic and Saami Linguistics. Available at

Friedman, Victor A. to appear. "The Development and Significance of the Modern Bulgarian Pluperfect." Bulgarian Linguistics by American Scholars.

García Fernández, L. To appear. "El perfecto continuativo." [The continuative perfect.] Verba.

Guentchéva, Zlatka. To appear. "Point de vue critique sur l'utilisation de la notion de 'borne' dans le traitement de l'aspect en sémantique formelle." [A critical perspective on the use of the notion of 'bound' in the treatment of aspect in formal semantics.] ƒtudes cognitives V.

_____. To appeara."Pourquoi y a-t-il un imparfait perfectif en bulgare?" [Why is there a perfective imperfect in Bulgarian?.] Temps et temporalité.

Guentcheva, Zlatka. To appear. "Remarks on the interaction between voice and aspect in the slavic domain." Verb Categories and Sentence Structure.

Hitzeman, Janet. nd. "A Constraint-Based Grammar of English Temporal Connectives." Deliverable R2.3.3, ESPRIT Basic Research Project 6665, "Discourse Functions and Discourse Representation: An Empirically and Linguistically Motivated, Interdisciplinarily-Oriented Approach to Natural Language Texts (DANDELION)." Available from

_____. nda."A Constraint-Based Grammar of English Temporal Connectives - Executable Specification in Workbench Terms." Deliverable P2.3.3, ESPRIT Basic Research Project 6665, "Discourse Functions and Discourse Representation: An Empirically and Linguistically Motivated, Interdisciplinarily-Oriented Approach to Natural Language Texts (DANDELION)." Available from

Jong-van den Berg, N. de. in preparation. "Tijd zien: het perspectivisch potentieel van werkwoordsvormen in Franse en Nederlandse narratieve teksten." [To see time: the pewrspectival potential of verb forms in French and Dutch narrative texts.] PhD dissertation, University of Utrecht

Kamp, Hans and Christian Rohrer. to appear. "Tenses and Temporal Adverbs: How they contribute to the interpretation of texts." Ms., Stuttgart.

Kehler, Andrew and Gregory Ward. To appear. "Constraints on Ellipsis and Event Reference." Handbook of Pragmatics [Horn-Ward].

Kiefer, Ferenc. to appear. "Temporal Structures as a Linking Device." Linking in Text.

Kozlowska, Monika. In preparation. "Grammaire des expressions figées." [Grammar of Fixed Expressions.] PhD thesis, University of Geneva.

Kudou, M. nd. Asupekuto-tensu taikei to tekusuto. [Aspect-tense system and text.] Tokyo: Hituzi Syobou.

Larson, Richard K. In press. "Event descriptions in Fon and Haitian Creole." Creole Languages from a Generative Perspective.

Lattmann, H. n. d.. "Die Tempora der lateinischen Modalitätsverba in Nebensätzen." [The Tenses of Latin Modal Verbs in Subordinate Clauses.]

Lecarme, Jacqueline. To appear. "Nominal Tense and Evidentiality." Tense and Point of View.

_____. To appeara."(Un)interpretable Tense in the Noun Phrase." The Syntax of Time.

Malverde, Howard. n. d.. "Hablar del pasado: Tiempo y testimonio en la narrativa quechua." [Time and testimony in Quechua narrative.] Linguística de las Americas, 93-118. Cf. R. Howard-Malverde (1988).

McLennan, Sean. nd. "A COGNITIVE AND STRUCTURAL APPROACH TO DESCRIBING EVENTS." Related to McLennan (1999), "Homogeneous Events".

McShane, John and S. Whittaker. n. d.. "Temporal Concepts and Children's Use of Verb Inflections in English." Ms.

Michaelis, Laura A. forthcoming. "Type Shifting in Construction Grammar: An Integrated Approach to Aspectual Coercion." Cognitive Linguistics. Ms.

_____. forthcoming, 2004. "Entity and Event Coercion in a Symbolic Theory of Syntax." Construction Grammar(s): Cognitive and Cross-Language Dimensions. Ms.

_____. nd. "A Unification-Based Model of Aspectual Type-Shifting."

_____. To appear. "Type Shifting in Construction Grammar: An Integrated Approach to Aspectual Coercion." Cognitive Linguistics.

_____. To appear, 2004. "Entity and Event Coercion in a Symbolic Theory of Syntax." Construction Grammar(s): Cognitive and Cross-Language Dimensions.

Mindak, Jolanta . n. d.. "Perfectivité." [Perfectivity.] ƒquivalences 17-18.151-62.

Moeschler, Jacques. to appear. "Ordre temporel, causalité et relations de discours: une approche pragmatique." [Temporal order, causality and discourse relations.] Actes du 2e Colloque Chronos, Bruxelles, 9-11 janvier 1997.

_____. to appeara."Time in evolving reference: Temporal order, tenses and focalisation." Evolving Reference and Anaphora.

Ogihara, Toshiyuki. To appear. "Adjectival Relatives." Linguistics nd Philosophy. Related to Ogihara (1998). "Earlier versions of this article were presented at Tohoku University, the University of British Columbia, Kyoto University, and the University of Washington. "

_____. To appear, 2003. "A Scope Theory of Tense and Adnominal Modifiers." Empirical and Theoretical Investigations into Language. Presented at Chronos (Thermi Conference on Tense, Aspect, and Mood), July, 1999.

Pancheva, Roumyana. n d. "The Aspectual Makeup of Perfect Participles and the Interpretations of the Perfect."

Pérez Saldanya, Manuel. In press. "Les relacions temporals i aspectuals." [Temporal and aspectual relations.] Gramàtica del català contemporani.

Rathert, Monika. N. d.. "The Futurate Perfect." Ms., University of Tübingen.

_____. N. d.a."Perfect versus Preterite: Semantics and/or Pragmatics?." Ms., University of Tübingen.

_____. To appear. "About the interaction of the Perfect with adverbs." Perfect Explorations .

_____. To appeara."Hans Reichenbach." Encyclopedia of Linguistics.

_____. To appearb."Tense: Syntax." Encyclopedia of Linguistics.

_____. To appearc."Tense and Aspect Marking." Encyclopedia of Linguistics.

_____. To appeard."Time and Tense." Encyclopedia of Linguistics.

Riddle, Elizabeth. n. d.. "On the Semantics of the Past Tense in English." Ms.

Rocci, Andrea. to appear process. "L'interprétation épistémique du futur en italien et en français: une analyse procédurale." [The epistemic interpretation of the future in Italian and French.] Cahiers de Linguistique Française. CAHIERS de LINGUISTIQUE FRAN‚AISE, 22.

Roussarie, Laurent. To appear. "Towards a formal treatment of tenses at semantic-pragmatic interface."

Salaberry, Rafael. To appear. "The Selection of L2 Spanish past tense endings in texts with different distributions of lexical aspectual classes." Hispania.

_____. To appeara."El uso de las distinciones aspectuales del espaõol en tres actividades con diferentes grados de control: datos preliminares." Estudios sobre la adquisición del espaõol.

Salaberry, Rafael (with Silvina Montrul). To appear. "The Development of tense-aspect morphology in L2 Spanish: the state of the science." Studies in Spanish Second Language Acquisition.

Saussure, Louis de. In preparation. "Pragmatique temporelle de la négation." [Temporal pragmatics of negation.] PhD thesis, University of Geneva.

Schein, Barry. In press, 1999. "Events and the Semantic Content of Thematic Relations." Logical Form, Language & Semantic Content.

Shannon, Thomas F. to appear. "Explaining Perfect Auxiliary Variation: some modal and aspectual effects in the history of Germanic." Current Issues in Germanic Linguistics.

Siegel, Laura. To appear. "Subjects and Aspect in Gerundive Nominals." To appear in MIT Working Papers in Linguistics, Proceedings of the Workshop on the Lexicon (2nd Penn/MIT Roundtable).

Smith, Carlota S. in print. "How Context Contributes to the Interpretation of Temporal Expressions." Southwest Regional Laboratory Professional Papers 40.1-11.

Spencer, Andrew. nd. "Paradigm-based lexicalism: Negation in Japanese."

Sthioul, Bertrand. In preparation. "Référence temporelle et point de vue narratif." [Temporal reference and narrative point of view.] PhD thesis, University of Geneva.

Stork, P. n. d.. "'Getting somewhere' met ginomai bij Herodotus?" ['Getting somewhere' with ginomai in Herodotus?.] Ms.

van der Feest, S. and A. van Hout. To appear, 2002. "Acquisition of Dutch Tense." Proceedings of BUCLD 26.

van der Feest, S. V. H. and A. M. H. van Hout. To appear, 2002. "Tense comprehension in child Dutch." To appear in Proceedings of the 26th Boston University Conference on Language Development, Cascadilla Press.

Wagner, L. In press. "Aspectual influences on tense." Journal of Child Language.

Washio, Ryuichi. nd. "Secondary Predication in Mongolian." Kanda University of International Studies;

Winford, Donald. To appear. "Irrealis in Sranan: Mood and modality in a radical creole." Journal of Pidgin and Creole Linguistics.

_____. To appeara."Tense/Aspect in Sranan and the creole prototype." Current Issues in Pidgin and Creole Linguistics.

Xiao, Zhonghua and Anthony McEnery. Forthcoming. Aspect in Chinese. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

_____. To appear, 2004. "A Corpus-based two-level model of situation aspect." Journal of Linguistics. Available at Related to Xiao and McEnery (2002)?

Zagona, Karen. To appear. "'Measuring Out' Complement Clause Tenses ." Probus. Presented at NSF-funded Workshop on the Syntax, Semantics & Acquisition of Aspect, University of Iowa, 2002. Available at

_____. To appeara."The Spatio-Temporal Path and Aspectual Composition." Proceedings of the Iowa Conference on Aspect. Ed. by Paula Kempchinsky and Roumyana Slabakova.

_____. To appearb."Tense construal in complement clauses: Verbs of Communication and the Double Access Reading." Proceeding of the Paris Roundtable on the Syntax of Tense and Aspect.

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