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  • Wood, Jim. 2015. Icelandic Morphosyntax and Argument Structure. Dordrecht: Springer.

In Progress Projects

  • Inceptive and prospective uses of fara ‘go’ in Icelandic. With Sigríður Sæunn Sigurðardóttir.
  • Case and ATB constructions in Icelandic. With Sigríður Sæunn Sigurðardóttir.
  • Constructing syntactic dialects of American English
  • Microvariation in verbal rather.
  • Not saturated by by-phrases. With Einar Freyr Sigurðsson.
  • The prosody and pragmatics of discourse particle jæja. With Nicole Dehé and Sigríður Sæunn Sigurðardóttir.
  • Now that is showing possession: Microvariation in possessive relative clauses. With Randi Martinez.

Manuscripts Under Review

(Please email me if you’d like a draft of any of these.)

  • Wood, Jim. Prepositional prefixing and allosemy in nominalizations.
  • Wood, Jim and Raffaella Zanuttini. 2019, submitted. The Syntax of Presentatives: Evidence from English and Italian.
  • Wood, Jim. 2019, submitted. Icelandic nominalizations and allosemy. Book-length manuscript.
  • McGinnis, Martha and Jim Wood. 2019, submitted. Derivational morphology. Chapter for handbook on Distributed Morphology.
  • Sigurðsson, Einar Freyr, Hlíf Árnadóttir and Jim Wood. 2017, submitted. Hrappurinn maður.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Conference Proceedings and Edited Volumes

Working Papers