Dr. Marcel Schlechtweg


University of Kassel

Department of English and American Studies

English Linguistics

Kurt-Wolters-Straße 5

34125 Kassel






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Recent publications

My paper The compound-phrase divide and the lexicon: Insights from non-lexicalized adjective-noun combinations in German has been published in Lingua 227.



My paper The naming potential of compounds and phrases: An empirical study on German adjective-noun constructions has been published in Word Structure 11(3).




Upcoming workshop

Holden Härtl and I will organize the workshop Expressing the use-mention distinction: An empirical perspective at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the German Linguistic Society in Hamburg, Germany, from March 4 through 6, 2020.



Upcoming talk

Wegner, Dennis & Schlechtweg, Marcel & Härtl, Holden. 2019. The role of temporal cues in verb cluster reordering: Evidence from processing times in optionality-contexts. Talk at the workshop Processing Tense - Linguistic Theory Meets Empirical Evidence, Tübingen, Germany, November 14-15.



Upcoming courses

University of Kassel, Germany

Fall / Winter 2019/20

Experimental Pragmatics

Syntactic Theory