Publications

You can find pre-prints for most of my publications on the usual social media (ResearchGate / Academia / HAL). For the rest, just drop a message and I’ll send you the PDF.

Leclercq, B. (to appear). From modals to modal constructions: an n-gram analysis of can, could and be able to. In Constructions and Frames.

Leclercq, B. & I. Depraetere. (2021). Making meaning with be able to: Modality and actualisation. In English Language and Linguistics (first view).

Leclercq, B. (2020). Semantics and pragmatics in Construction Grammar. In Belgian Journal of Linguistics 34: 225-234.

Leclercq, B. (2019). Coercion: A case of saturation. In Constructions and Frames 11(2): 270-289.

Leclercq, B. & I. Depraetere. (2018). Verbal agreement with partitive noun phrases. In Studia Linguistica 72(2): 340-361.