Kim Ebensgaard Jensen

Kim Ebensgaard Jensen

Associate Professor

Office hours:

  • Tuesdays 1pm-2pm in 24.4.34


Associate Professor in English Linguistics, Kim's teaching and supervision focus on English Grammar and other aspects of English Linguistics. His research falls under the rubrics of Cognitive Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics and Construction Grammar.

Primary fields of research

  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • Construction Grammar
  • Cognitive Sociolinguistics
  • Cognitive Poetics/Stylistics
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • English Language
  • English Grammar

Current research

  • Constructional variation across registers and lects
  • Language on the Internet
  • Language and cultural cognition
  • The semantics of political discourse
  • Cognitive aspects of literary language in popular music lyrics
  • Issues in semantic prosody as a linguistic phenomenon
  • Corpus-linguistic methodology

Teaching

Overall topics

  • English Grammar
  • English Language
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Language and Cognition
  • Other linguistics-oriented courses

Teaching methods

  • Lectures
  • Seminars and workshops
  • Student input-based teaching
  • Portfolios

Blended learning methods:

  • Inverted and flipped classroom
  • Podcasts
  • Pencasts
  • Online quizzes and interactive videos
  • Online peer feedback

PBL:

  • Projects
  • In-class research tasks

Selected publications

  1. Accepted/In press

    Don’t kiasu and rush ok?: A Cultural-Linguistic take on the interaction between loanwords and constructions in World Englishes

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 21 Jan 2021, (Accepted/In press) World Englishes and Cultural Linguistics. Sharifian, F. & Sadeghpour, M. (eds.). Springer, (Cultural Linguistics).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Corpus-methodology and discursive conceptualizations of depression

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 12 May 2020, Reimagining Communication : Meaning. Filimowicz, M. & Tzankova, V. (eds.). London / New York: Routledge, p. 64-82 19 p. (Reimagining Communication).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Double deixis in second person pronouns as a metaleptic device

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 2019, In : Globe: A Journal of Language, Culture and Communication. 8, p. 1-19 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Drabelig dobbeltdeiksis

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 24 Oct 2018, In : Ny forskning i grammatik. 25, p. 53-69 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Revisiting Hudson’s (1992) OO = O2 hypothesis: A usage-based variationist approach to the English ditransitive construction

    Shibuya, Y. & Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 2018, In : Acta Linguistica Hafniensia: International Journal of Linguistics . 50, 1, p. 73-101 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    A great deal of evidence based on a great many instances: A usage-based comparative corpus study of two English nominal constructions

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 2017, In : Selected Papers from UK-CLA Meetings. 4, p. 249-272 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Corpora and Cultural Cognition: How corpus-linguistic methodology can contribute to Cultural Linguistics

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, May 2017, Advances in Cultural Linguistics. Sharifian, F. (ed.). Singapore: Springer, p. 477-505 29 p. (Cultural Linguistics, Vol. 1).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Kan grammatiske konstruktioner have semantisk prosodi?

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 23 Oct 2017, In : Ny forskning i grammatik. 2017, 24, p. 62-85 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Cross-domain variation in the X itself as a grammatical construction

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 2016, In : Cognitive Linguistic Studies. 3, 2, p. 177–206

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Inferring cultural models from corpus data: Force-dynamic cultural models reflected in the discursive behavior of a scalar adjectival construction

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard, 20 Feb 2015, In : Globe: A Journal of Language, Culture and Communication. 1, p. 126-151

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Selected activities

  1. Coll.analysis: A tool for analysis of collo-structures

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard (Other)
    13 Dec 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  2. Introduction to the free AntConc concordancer

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard (Other)
    22 Nov 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  3. Kiasu

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard (Other)
    26 Oct 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  4. Variation in constructional productivity: The case of English modal constructions

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard (Other), Shibuya, Y. (Other)
    10 Aug 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  5. Cognitive Sociolinguistics

    Jensen, Kim Ebensgaard (Other)
    5 Aug 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

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