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Dr Martin Schweinberger

Dr Martin Schweinberger


ABOUT
My name is Martin Schweinberger, I live in Hamburg, Germany, and I am a professional linguist. I studied at the University of Kassel where I graduated with an MA in English Philology, Philosophy, and Psychology in 2008. I continued working in Linguistics and Semiotics in Kassel but soon moved to Hamburg where I received a PhD in English linguistics in 2014.

RESEARCH AREAS
Socio- and Psycholinguitics
Language Variation and Change
Computational and quantitative, corpus-based analyses
First and second language acquisition
Discourse markers and particles
Adjective intensification

NEWS
06/03-09/03/2018: I offer a workshop on Corpus Linguistics: Focus on quantitative methods at Universität Bonn.

23-26/09/2018: I will present part of my habilitation project on intensification at the Anglistentag 2018 (Sektion Varieties meet Histories) in Bonn entitled On historical developments in the American English intensifier system.

(last updated 2018/01/04)