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Agata Rozumko, Ph.D.

email: a.rozumko@uwb.edu.pl

Academic degrees:

2003  – Ph.D. in English linguistics, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

1998 – M.A. in English Philology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

Research interests:

  • English-Polish contrastive grammar (ways of expressing epistemic modality in English and Polish)
  • intercultural pragmatics

Selected publications:

Books:

  • Rozumko, A. 2010. Wielokulturowość krajów anglojęzycznych w przysłowiach i powiedzeniach. Przysłowia w kształceniu językowym i interkulturowym. Białystok: Wydawnictwo UwB.

Co-edited books:

  • Rozumko A., D. Szymaniuk. 2012. Directions in English-Polish Contrastive Research. Białystok: Wydawnictwo UwB
  • Bogacki K., J. Cholewa, A. Rozumko. 2012.  Formal and Semantic Aspects of Linguistic Research. Białystok: Wydawnictwo UwB
  • Bogacki, K.,  J. Cholewa, A. Rozumko. 2009. Methods of Lexical Analysis: Theoretical Assumptions and Practical Applications. Białystok: Wydawnictwo UwB

Articles and chapters:

  • Rozumko, A. 2016. “Epistemic adverbs in English and Polish academic discourse”, in: Beyond Words. Crossing Borders in English Studies. Vol. II. ed. by Joanna Leśniewska and Mateusz Urban, Kraków: Tertium, 57-72.
  • Rozumko, A. 2015. “Native and non-native uses of English modal particles. The case of surely and for sure”, Poznań Studies in Contemporary Linguistics 51 (4): 551–573.
  • Rozumko, A. 2015. “The pragmatic functions of modal particles: a non-native speaker’s perspective on dictionary definitions of surely and for sure”, in: Within Language, Beyond Theories (Volume III). Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics and Corpus Studies. ed. by Wojciech Malec and Marietta Rusinek, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 97-114.
  • Rozumko, A. 2012. “English influence on Polish proverbial language”, in:  The Anglicization of European Lexis. ed. by C. Furiassi, V. Pulcini, F. R. González, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 261-277.
  • Rozumko, A. 2012. “Speech-act adverbs in English and Polish: a cross-linguistic and cross-cultural comparison”, Białostockie Archiwum Językowe 12: 183-196.
  • Rozumko, A. 2012. “Evidential adverbs expressing certainty in English and Polish”, in: Formal and Semantic Aspects of Linguistic Research, ed. by K. Bogacki, J. Cholewa, A. Rozumko, Białystok: Wydawnictwo UwB, 249-260
  • Rozumko, A. 2009. “Cross-cultural Pragmatics as a Resource for the Paremiological Study of “National Character”: A Contrastive Study of Polish and Anglo-American Proverbs”, Proverbium  26: 323-344 .