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Ramón Marti Solano and Aleš Klégr

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1This is a small selection of references dealing mainly with English phraseology and paremiology for scholars wishing to delve into these linguistic fields. This selection is meant to be multidisciplinary in scope including, among others, corpus linguistics, cognitive linguistics, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics, language acquisition, language teaching and learning and lexicography. Likewise, different kinds of approaches to phraseology and paremiology are to be found: theoretical as well as applied, historical, synchronic and diachronic.

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Aijmer Karin, 2014, Conversational Routines in English. Convention and Creativity, London: Routledge.

Cacciari Cristina & Tabossi Patrizia (Eds.), 1993, Idioms: Processing, Structure, and Interpretation, Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Čermák František, 2014, Proverbs: Their Lexical and Semantic Features, Burlington, VT: The University of Vermont.

Corpas Pastor Gloria & Colson Jean-Pierre (Eds.), 2020, Computational Phraseology, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Cowie Anthony P. (Ed.), 1998, Phraseology. Theory, Analysis and Applications, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Everaert Martin, Van Der Linden Erik-Jan, Schenk André‚ Schreuder Robert & Schreuder Rob, 1995, Idioms: Structural and Psychological Perspectives, New York: Psychology Press.

Fernando Chitra, 1996, Idioms and Idiomaticity, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Gläser Rosemarie, 1986, Phraseologie der englischen Sprache, Tübingen: Max Niemeyer.

Granger Sylviane & Meunier Fanny (Eds.), 2008, Phraseology: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Hanks Peter, 2000, “Dictionaries of Idioms and Phraseology in English”, in Corpas Pastor Gloria (Ed.), Las lenguas de Europa: estudios de fraseología, fraseografía y traducción, Granada: Comares, 303-320.

Hoffmann Sebastian, Fischer-Starcke Bettina & Sand Andrea, 2013, Current Issues in Phraseology, International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 18(1). Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Howarth Peter A., 1996, Phraseology in English Academic Writing: Some Implications for Language Learning and Dictionary Making, Tübingen: Niemeyer.

Hrisztova-Gotthardt Hrisztalina & Varga Melita A. (Eds.), 2015, Introduction to Paremiology: A Comprehensive Guide to Proverb Studies, Warsaw/Berlin: De Gruyter.

Klégr Aleš, 2013, “Proverbs as Speech Acts in English and Czech”, Acta Universitatis Carolinæ Philologica 3, 7-29.

Kopaczyk Joanna & Sauer Hans, 2017, Binomials in the history of English: fixed and flexible, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Langlotz Andrea, 2006, Idiomatic Creativity: A cognitive-linguistic model of idiom representation and idiom-variation in English, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Makkai Adam, 1972, Idiom Structure in English, The Hague/Paris: Mouton.

Martí Solano Ramón, 2011, “Phraseological units in English: variation through lexical insertion”, Rassegna Italiana di Linguistica Applicata 1(2), 389-404.

Martí Solano Ramón, 2013, “From Idiom Variants to Open-Slot Idioms: Close-Ended and Open-Ended Variational Paradigms”, in Szerszunowicz Joanna, Nowowiejski Bogusław, Yagi Katsumasa & Kanzaki Takaaki (Eds.), Research on Phraseology across Continents. Vol. 2, Białystok: University of Białystok Publishing House, 167-180.

Martí Solano Ramón, 2013, “American slang and phraseology beyond their borders”, in Cagliero Roberto & Belladelli Anna (Eds.), American English(es): Linguistic and Socio-Cultural Perspectives, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 156-181.

Martí Solano Ramón, 2020, “Productivity and semantic classification of the phraseological pattern on + the + N”, Lingüística en la Red, Alcalá de Henares: Universidad de Alcalá,

Mena Flor (Ed.), 2006, New Advances in Phraseological Research, International Journal of English Studies 6(1), Murcia: University of Murcia.

Meunier Fanny & Granger Sylviane, 2008, Phraseology in Foreign Language Learning and Teaching, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Mieder Wolfgang, 1989, American Proverbs: A Study of Texts and Contexts, New York: Peter Lang.

Mieder Wolfgang, 2004, Proverbs: A handbook, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.

Mollin Sandra, 2014, The (Ir)reversibility of English Binomials, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Moon Rosamund, 1998, Fixed Expressions and Idioms in English: A Corpus-based Approach, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Norrick Neal R., 2007, “English Phraseology”, in Burger Harald, Dobrovol’skij Dimitrij, Kühn Peter & Norrick Neal R. (Eds.), Phraseologie: Ein internationales Handbuch der zeitgenössischen Forschung 2. Halbband/Phraseology: An International Handbook of Contemporary Research Volume 2, Berlin/New York: Walter de Gruyter, 615-619.

Poulsen Sonia, 2022, Collocations as a Language Resource: A Functional and Cognitive Study of English Phraseology, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Renouf Antoinette & Sinclair John M., 1991, “Collocational Frameworks in English”, in Aijmer Karin & Altenberg Bengt (Eds.), English Corpus Linguistics, New York: Longman, 128-143.

Skandera Paul (Ed.), 2007, Phraseology and Culture in English, Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter.

Strässler Jürg, 1982, Idioms in English: A Pragmatic Analysis, Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag.

Wray Alison, 2002, Formulaic Language and the Lexicon, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wray Alison, 2008, Formulaic Language: Pushing the Boundaries, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Wulff Stefanie, 2008, Rethinking Idiomaticity: A Usage-based Approach, London: Continuum.

Yearbook of phraseology,

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Ramón Marti Solano and Aleš Klégr, List of referencesLexis [Online], 19 | 2022, Online since 26 March 2022, connection on 28 September 2023. URL:; DOI:

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Ramón Marti Solano

Université de Limoges, France

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Aleš Klégr

Charles University, Prague, Czechia

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