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Semantics and syntax of the verb sentir: a comparative Romance study

This project fits within the research into the possibly universal polysemy of perception verbs, but concentrates especially on a very complex but neglected element. More particularly, the project aims at the systematic analysis of the semantic and syntactic characteristics of sentir in Spanish and in comparative perspective with other Romance languages (French, Italian, Portuguese, Catalan).

Date:1 Feb 2010  →  30 Sep 2015
Keywords:Spanish, perception verbs, romance, linguistics, cognitive linguistics
Disciplines:Language studies, Linguistics, Other languages and literary studies, Literary studies, Theory and methodology of linguistics