SOAS University of London

Department of Linguistics, School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Dr Joseph Lovestrand

  • Teaching
  • Publications




Authored Books

Lovestrand, Joseph (2022) Barayin Morphosyntax: A Lexical-Functional Approach. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press.


Lovestrand, Joseph (2021) 'Languages of Sumba: State of the Field'. NUSA: Linguistic studies of languages in and around Indonesia, (70), pp 39-60.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2021) 'Serial Verb Constructions'. Annual Review of Linguistics, (7), pp 109-130.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2020) 'F-Structure and s-Structure of Urdu Complex Predicates'. Proceedings of the LFG'20 Conference, pp 232-249.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2020) 'Le baraïn (Tchad) – Language Snapshot'. Language Documentation and Description, (19), pp 154-161.

Lowe, John J. and Lovestrand, Joseph (2020) 'Minimal phrase structure: A new formalized theory of phrase structure'. Journal of Language Modelling, (8) 1, pp 1-52.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2018) 'Plural addressee marker and grammaticalization in Barayin'. Brill's Journal of Afroasiatic Languages and Linguistics, (10) 1, pp 52-82.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2018) 'The background marker ná in Barayin'. Journal of African Languages and Linguistics, (39) 1, pp 1-39.

Edited Books or Journals

Ọlátúnjí, Adékúnmi and Lovestrand, Joseph, (eds.), (2021) SOAS Working Papers in Linguistics, Volume 20. London: SOAS University of London.

Book Chapters

Lovestrand, Joseph and Ross, Daniel (2021) 'Serial Verb Constructions and Motion Semantics'. In: Guillaume, Antoine and Koch, Harold, (eds.), Associated Motion. Berlin: De Gruyter, pp 87-128.

Lovestrand, Joseph (2019) 'Ideophones in Barayin'. In: Tourneux, Henry and Treis, Yvonne, (eds.), Topics in Chadic Linguistics X: Papers from the 9th Biennial International Colloquium on the Chadic Languages, Villejuif, September 7-8, 2017. Köln: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag, pp 159-176.

Conference Items

Lovestrand, Joseph (2017) 'Temporal iconicity and verb order in instrumental SVCs' In: 50th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea, 10-13 Sept 2017, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. [Unpublished]

Book Reviews

Lovestrand, Joseph (2021) 'Review of: Erin Shay, En Collab. Avec Lazare Wambadang, A Grammar of Pévé, 2020'. Linguistique et Langues Africaines, (7), pp 75-79.


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