Prof Raf Salkie

Raf Salkie

arts research University of Brighton

Scholarly biography and interests

Professor Raphael Salkie lectures in linguistics. He joined the university in 1980, after a spell as Director of Studies in German at Queens’ College, Cambridge. He has taught at the University of Poitiers, France, the University of Zimbabwe, the University of Paris XIII, the University of Lille III, and the University of Paris VII (Paris Diderot). He developed the INTERSECT translation corpus of texts in English, French and German. Raf’s 2002 inaugural lecture, "Does English have a future?”, is available here (pdf).

Featured works and projects

INTERSECT

A corpus of authentic language provides a sample of language in use in real contexts. Surprising patterns often emerge.

Research activity

Repository holdings

Number of items: 14.

Salkie, Raphael (2014) Enablement and possibility In: Leiss, Elizabeth and Abraham, Werner, eds. Modes of modality: modality, typology, and universal grammar. Studies in Language Companion Series . John Benjamins, Amsterdam, pp. 319-352. ISBN 9789027206169

Salkie, Raphael (2010) On Going In: Capelle, B. and Wada, N., eds. Distinctions in English grammar: offered to Renaat Declerck. Kaitakusha, Tokyo, pp. 169-190. ISBN 9784758921541

Salkie, Raphael (2010) Facing the future together: French and English in contrast In: Congrès Mondial de Linguistique Française - CMLF 2010, New Orleans, USA, 12-15 July 2010.

Salkie, Raphael (2010) Will: tense or modal or both? English Language & Linguistics, 14 (2). pp. 187-215. ISSN 1360-6743

Timotijevic, Jelena (2009) Another look at modals and subjectivity In: Salkie, Raphael, Busuttil, Pierre and Van der Auwera, Johan, eds. Modality in English Theory and Description. Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin, Germany, pp. 105-123. ISBN 9783110196344

Salkie, Raphael (2009) Degrees of modality In: Salkie, Raphael, Busuttil, Pierre and van der Auwera, Johan, eds. Modality in English: Theory and Description. Topics in English Linguistics, 58 . Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin, Germany, pp. 79-103. ISBN 9783110196344

Salkie, Raphael, Busuttil, P. and van der Auwera, J. (2009) Modality in English: Theory and Description [Edited Collections]

Salkie, Raphael (2007) Connectives, modals and prototypes: a study of 'rather' In: Celle, Agnès and Gresset, Stéphane, eds. Connectives as discourse landmarks. John Benjamins, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 15-30. ISBN 9789027254047

Salkie, Raphael (2007) Modals and typology: English and German in contrast In: Proceedings of the 4th International Contrastive Linguistics Conference, Santiago de Compostela, September, 2005.

Salkie, Raphael (2004) Towards a non-unitary analysis of modality In: Gournay, L and Merle, J-M, eds. Contrastes: mélanges offerts à Jacqueline Guillemin-Flescher. Ophrys, Paris, France, pp. 169-182. ISBN 2708010824

Salkie, Raphael (2002) How can linguists profit from parallel corpora? In: Borin, Lars, ed. Parallel corpora, parallel worlds. Rodopi, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 93-109. ISBN 978-9042015302

Salkie, Raphael (2002) Probability and necessity in English and German In: Hasselgard, H., Johansson, S. and Behrens, B., eds. Information structure in a cross-linguistic perspective. Rodopi, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 81-96. ISBN 9042014695

Salkie, Raphael (2002) Two types of translation equivalence In: Altenberg, B and Granger, S, eds. Lexis in contrast. John Benjamins, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 51-71. ISBN 9027222770

Salkie, Raphael (2001) A new look at modulation In: Thelen, Marcel, ed. Translation and meaning, part 5. Maastricht Translation Institute, Maastricht, Netherlands, pp. 433-441. ISBN 9080103918

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