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Ferenc Kiefer




Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences





Field of Research:

Morphology, esp. the interface between morphology and syntax (compounding, derivational morphology, case system);

Semantics, esp. lexical semantics (verbs and adjectives), event structure, aspect, modality;

Pragmatics, esp. the boundary area between semantics and pragmatics, discourse markers, the pragmatics of questions and answers, bound utterances;

Cognitive linguistics, esp. cognitive principles in morphology and syntax (in a modular framework);

The grammar of Hungarian (morphology, syntax), esp. the interrelationship between aspect and syntactic structure, modality and syntactic structure, word order, derivational morphology, compounds, the case system.



Last modified: 20.02.2014.