Répertoire du personnel administratif et enseignant

Patrick Duffley, professeur au Département de langues, linguistique et traduction de l'Université Laval

Patrick Duffley

Professeur titulaire
Département de langues, linguistique et traduction
patrick.duffley@lli.ulaval.ca
418 656-2131, poste 5703
Pavillon Charles-De Koninck Local 2270-A

Enseignement

  • English morphology and syntax
  • Psychomechanics of language
  • ESL

Recherche

Projets de recherche subventionnés

  • «Compound Verbs and Verbal Complementation: the Specification of Tense and Control in the Verb Phrase in English», SSHRC, 1998-2001: 55 990$
  • «Functional Distinctions in English Non-Finite Verb Complementation and their Semantic Consequences», SSHRC, 1994-1997: 32 000$
  • «Operational Syntax of the English Verb: Compound verbs and Verbal Complementation» (with W. Hirtle), SSHRC, 1992-1994: 46 300$
  • «Le syntagme verbal en anglais: auxiliaires modaux + infinitif», FCAR-Nouveaux chercheurs, 1991-1994: 39 000$
  • «La psychomécanique du langage et la grammaire anglaise», FCAR-Équipes, 1988-1991: 73 500$

Publications

Duffley, Patrick J. 2018.  “The cognitive structure of full-verb inversion and existential structures in English”, Cognitive Semantics 4: 184-229

Duffley, Patrick J. et Pierre Larrivée. 2018. “La montée du sujet/objet et le contrôle par le sujet/objet dans les constructions ‘adjectif + à + infinitif’ : une explication sémantico-pragmatique”. In Quand les formes prennent sens. Grammaire, prépositions, constructions, système. Céline Vaguer-Fekete (éd.). Limoges : Éditions Lambert-Lucas, pp. 319-330.

Duffley, Patrick J. 2018.“Dieu, le diable et le défigement”, Langues et linguistique 37: 82-105.

Duffley, Patrick J. 2018. “Talk into vs convince to: talking as a cause leading to containment, convincing as a cause leading to a result”. In Changing Structures: Studies in constructions and complementation. Mark Kaunisto, Mikko Höglund and Paul Rickman (éds), pp. 13-30.

Kiyofon, Antoine & Patrick J. Duffley. 2017. “Semantically-Based Functions of Noun-Class Markers in Tagbana”, Cognitive Linguistics 28 (1): 131-154.

Duffley, Patrick J. & Larrivée Pierre (2015) Fresh Look at Compatibility ANY & Veridical Contexts (PDF, 408 Ko), Lingua: ScienceDirect

Duffley, Patrick J. (2016) The role of DO auxiliary in subject-auxiliary inversion (PDF, 2,1 Mo), Cognitive Linguistics 2016; De Gruyter Mouton.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2014) Reclaiming Control as a Semantic and Pragmatic Phenomenon, Amsterdam: John Benjamins

Duffley, Patrick J. & Fisher, Ryan (2014) The Grammar Guru, Toronto: Nelson Education.

Duffley, Patrick J. & Larrivée, P. (2014) The emergence of implicit meaning: Scalar implicatures with some. International Journal of Corpus Linguisitics 19: 526-544.

Duffley, P. 2014. «Why Epistemic May is rare in Questions and Epistemic Can in Statements: a Problem for the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface». In J. I. Marín-Arrese, & J. R. Zamorano-Mansilla (eds.), Selected Papers from the Fourth International Conference on Modality in English Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing , 77-88.

Duffley, P. 2013. «Craving face: the debate over the Islamic veil in Quebec as reflected by the discourse of the three major political parties». In I. Olza, Ó. Loureda & M. Casado (eds.), Language Use in the Public Sphere. Methodological Perspectives and Empirical Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 353-377.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2013) Politics, sex, relegion and the cognitive model of separation: the impact of schemas on the interpretation of lexical items and forms of argumentation Lexico y argumentacion en el discurso publico actual, Peter Lang Edition: 55-71.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2013) How Creativity Strains Conventionality in the Use of Idiomatic Expressions Language and the Creative Mind, CSLI Publications: 49-61.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1992), The English Infinitive. London: Longman.

Duffley, Patrick J. and Rachel Tremblay (1994) «The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Effort», English Studies 75,6: 566-575.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1994) «Need and dare: The black sheep of the modal family», Lingua 94: 213-243.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1996) «WH- words and the infinitive in English», Lingua 98: 221-242.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1997) «Negation and the Lexical Semantics of MUST and MAY in English», in P. Larrivée (ed.) La structuration conceptuelle du langage. Louvain-la- Neuve: Peeters, pp. 69-82.

Duffley, Patrick J. and Pierre Larrivée (1998) «NEED, DARE and Negative Polarity», Linguistic Analysis 28: 1-19.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1999) «The Use of the Infinitive and the -ing after Verbs Denoting the Beginning, Middle and End of an Event», Folia Linguistica 33, 3-4: 295-331.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2000) «Gerund versus Infinitive as Complements of Transitive Verbs in English: the Problems of ‘Tense’ and ‘Control’», Journal of English Linguistics 28, 3: 221-248.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2001) «Verbs of Tolerance with the Gerund and the Infinitive». Lacus Forum XXVII: 87-92.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2002) «L’infinitif peut-il rester un verbe tout en ayant l’incidence interne?», in R. Lowe (ed.) Le système des parties du discours. Sémantique et syntaxe, Québec, Presses de l’Université Laval, pp. 40-47.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) «Les conditions de production de l’effet de sens ‘imperfectif’ avec la forme en -ing de l’anglais», Langages 149: 86-99.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) «The Gerund and the to-Infinitive as Subject», JEngL, 31: 4: 324-352.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) «Verbs of Liking with the Infinitive and the Gerund», English Studies 85, 4: 358-380.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) «The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Positive and Negative Recall», in G. Bergh, J. Herriman and M. Mobärg, An International Master of Syntax and Semantics. Papers presented to Aimo Seppänen on the occasion of his 75th birthday, Göteborg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, pp. 69-78.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2006), The English Gerund-Participle, A Comparison with Infinitive. New York: Peter Lang Publisher.
Fiche descriptive du livre (PDF, 82 Ko).

Duffley, P. & R. Abida (2009) Complementation with Verbs of Choice in English. Canadian Journal of Linguistics 54: 1-26.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2010) Anyone for non-scalarity? English Language and Linguistics 14: 1-17.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2012) Collocation, interpretation and explanation: The case of JUST ANY. Lingua 122: 24-40.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2012) Exploring the relation between the qualitative and quantitative uses of the determiner some. English Language and Linguistics 16: 129-147.

Duffley, P. & M. Arsenau (2012) Tense and control interpretations in gerund-participle and to-infinitive complement constructions with verbs of risk. Canadian Journal of Linguistics 57,1: 31-50.

Duffley, P. (2012) Review of Vyvyan Evans. How Words Mean. Cognitive Linguistics 23: 217-221.

Duffley, P. & M. Arsenau (2012) Tense and control interpretations in gerund-participle and to-infinitive complement constructions with verbs of risk. Canadian Journal of Linguistics 57,1: 31-50.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2012) Exploring the relation between the qualitative and quantitative uses of the determiner some. English Language and Linguistics 16: 129-147.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2012) Collocation, interpretation and explanation: The case of JUST ANY. Lingua 122: 24-40.

Duffley, P. & P. Larrivée (2010) Anyone for non-scalarity? English Language and Linguistics 14: 1-17.

Duffley, P. & R. Abida (2009) Complementation with Verbs of Choice in English. Canadian Journal of Linguistics 54: 1-26.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2006), The English Gerund-Participle, A Comparison with Infinitive. New York: Peter Lang Publisher.
Fiche descriptive du livre (PDF, 82 Ko).

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) «The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Positive and Negative Recall», in G. Bergh, J. Herriman and M. Mobärg, An International Master of Syntax and Semantics. Papers presented to Aimo Seppänen on the occasion of his 75th birthday, Göteborg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, pp. 69-78.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) «Verbs of Liking with the Infinitive and the Gerund», English Studies 85, 4: 358-380.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) «The Gerund and the to-Infinitive as Subject», JEngL, 31: 4: 324-352.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) «Les conditions de production de l’effet de sens ‘imperfectif’ avec la forme en -ing de l’anglais», Langages 149: 86-99.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2002) «L’infinitif peut-il rester un verbe tout en ayant l’incidence interne?», in R. Lowe (ed.) Le système des parties du discours. Sémantique et syntaxe, Québec, Presses de l’Université Laval, pp. 40-47.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2001) «Verbs of Tolerance with the Gerund and the Infinitive». Lacus Forum XXVII: 87-92.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2000) «Gerund versus Infinitive as Complements of Transitive Verbs in English: the Problems of ‘Tense’ and ‘Control’», Journal of English Linguistics 28, 3: 221-248.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1999) «The Use of the Infinitive and the -ing after Verbs Denoting the Beginning, Middle and End of an Event», Folia Linguistica 33, 3-4: 295-331.

Duffley, Patrick J. and Pierre Larrivée (1998) «NEED, DARE and Negative Polarity», Linguistic Analysis 28: 1-19.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1997) «Negation and the Lexical Semantics of MUST and MAY in English», in P. Larrivée (ed.) La structuration conceptuelle du langage. Louvain-la- Neuve: Peeters, pp. 69-82.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1996) «WH- words and the infinitive in English», Lingua 98: 221-242.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1994) «Need and dare: The black sheep of the modal family», Lingua 94: 213-243.

Duffley, Patrick J. and Rachel Tremblay (1994) «The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Effort», English Studies 75,6: 566-575.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1992), The English Infinitive. London: Longman.

Livres

Duffley, P. Sammy the Semanticist. Québec: Class2Digital.                                                                   2018

Duffley, P. & R. Fisher. The Return of the Grammar Guru. Toronto: Nelson.                                          2016

Duffley, P. (éd.). Leçons de linguistique de Gustave Guillaume 1955-1956.                                        2015
Québec: Presses de l’Université Laval.

Duffley, P. Reclaiming Control as a Semantic and Pragmatic Phenomenon.                                      2014 Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Duffley, P. & R. Fisher. The Grammar Guru. Toronto: Nelson.                                                                  2014

Duffley, P. The English Gerund-participle: a Comparison with the Infinitive.                                      2006
New York: Peter Lang.

Duffley, P. The English Infinitive. London: Longman.                                                                               1992

Intérêts de recherche

  • English morphology and syntax
  • Psychomechanics of language
  • Complementation and control
  • Non-finite verbals
  • Modal auxiliaries
  • Cognitive grammar
  • Grammatical semantics