dr hab. Paweł Kornacki

Department of the English Language

associate professor

Room number: 237

Phone: +48 (22) 5531416

email: p.kornacki@uw.edu.pl

dr hab. Paweł Kornacki


"M.A. in English, University of Warsaw, 1990

Ph.D. in Linguistics, The Australian National University, 1996

Associate Professor, 2012"

Research interests and projects

anthropological linguistics

cross-cultural communication

natural semantic metalanguage theory

Polish Sign Language

PhD supervision

2016. Selected Aspects of Verbal Interaction in the Multilingual Society of Kurdistan. A Case Study: Greetings in Erbil. Sardar Bahri Abduljabbar Akrei. Wydział Neofilologii UW, Instytut Anglistyki

Selected publications


Kornacki, P. (2017). Rènao: What does it mean to have a good time the Chinese way?. In A. Duszak , A. Jabłoński & A. Leńko-Szymańska (Eds.). East-Asian and Central-European Encounters in Discourse Analysis and Translation. (pp. 57-82). Warszawa: Instytut Lingwistyki Stosowanej WLS Uniwersytet Warszawski.


Kornacki, P. (2015). A Note on the Grammatical Functions and Patterns of Use of the Function Word 'Ol' in Written Tok Pisin (New Guinea Pidgin). Anglica. An International Journal of English Studies, 24, (pp. 49-61).

Kornacki, P. (2013). Tok Pilai: Exploring an Expressive Dimension of Tok Pisin. Acta Philologica, 44, (pp. 53-61).

Older publications can be found on the complete list in PBN