Welcome to my webpage!

I am a member of the English Department here at KUL, e-mail: wguz[at]o2.pl

Research interests:

  • corpus linguistics
  • patterns of language variation
  • English and Slavic linguistics
  • syntax of spontaneous speech

Current research projects:

  • relativization strategies in conversational Polish (który, co, że)
  • complementizer semantics in Polish



  • (forthcoming) "Resumptive pronouns in Polish co relative clauses." Journal of Slavic Linguistics.

  • (2015) "Spoken wh-clefts in the British National Corpus". In: Anna Bloch-Rozmej, Anna Bondaruk, and Anna Prażmowska (eds.) Spotlight on Melody and Structure in Syntax and Phonology. Studies in Linguistics and Methodology (SLAM), vol. 9. Lublin: Wydawnictwo KUL, 151–171.
  • (2015) “The structural non-integration of wh-clefts.” English Language and Linguistics 19(3), 477-503. (abstract)

  • (2015) “Variation in adverb placement: pre- and postverbal well.” In W. Malec, M. Rusinek (eds.) Within Language, Beyond Theories (Volume III), Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics and Corpus-based Studies. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 163–181.
  • (2014) “Non-ly adverbs in preverbal position: the case of fast.” English Language and Linguistics 18(01), 133–156. (abstract)

  • (2012) “The distribution of the suffix -ness across registers.” In: W. Skrzypczak, T. Fojt, S. Wacewicz (eds.), Exploring Language through Contrast. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 69-81. (Google Books)

  • (2012) “Are nonce words really deviant, context-dependent, and unlexicalizable?” In: E. Cyran, H. Kardela, B. Szymanek (eds.), Sound, Structure and Sense. Studies in Memory of Edmund Gussmann. Lublin: Wydawnictwo KUL, 223-238.

  • (2010) Register variation and lexical innovation. A study of English nominalizations. Lublin: Wydawnictwo KUL.

  • (2009) “Some current tendencies in English derivational neologisms.” In: J. Rubach (ed.), PASE Papers in Literature, Language and Culture. Part Two. Papers in Linguistics. Warszawa: MATRIX, 108-115.

  • (2009) “English affixal nominalizations across language registers.” Poznań Studies in Contemporary Linguistics 45(4), 461-485. (full text pdf)

  • (2008) “Semi-affixes and combining forms: A taxonomic view.” In: M. Charzyńska-Wójcik, A. Malicka-Kleparska, J. Wójcik (eds.), Language Encounters. Lublin: Towarzystwo Naukowe KUL, 127-136.

  • (2004) “Suppletive relational adjectives in English.” In: Kardela, W. J. Sullivan, A. Głaz (eds.), Perspectives on Language. Lublin: Wydawnictwo UMCS, 81-89.

  • (2002) “English equivalents of Polish personal Nomina Attributiva.” In: Mańczak-Wohlfeld, E. (ed.), Proceedings of the Tenth Annual Conference of the Polish Association for the Study of English. Kraków: Jagiellonian University Press, 49-59.

Ostatnia aktualizacja: 21.02.2017 23:53