Imke Driemel


Imke Driemel
Institut für Linguistik (IGRA)
Universität Leipzig
Beethovenstr. 15
D-04107 Leipzig

+49 341 97 37645
+49 341 97 37609


  • since April 2016:
    Doctoral student in the Research Training Programme Interaction of grammatical building blocks
  • 2015-2016:
    Doctoral student, University of Wuppertal
  • 2013-2015:
    Doctoral student, Humboldt University, Berlin, SFB Information structure: The linguistic means for structuring utterances, sentences and texts
  • 2010-2015:
    MA in Linguistics, Humboldt University, Berlin
    MA-thesis: The Syntax of Conjunct Extraposition
  • 2005-2010:
    BA in German Linguistics and Philosophy, Humboldt University, Berlin
    BA-thesis: Syntactical Characteristics of Proper Names on the basis of Corpus Data

    Research interests

    • syntax-semantics interface
    • exclamatives
    • information structure
    • coordination phenomena



    • Driemel, I. 2017. Variable verb positions in German exclamatives. To appear in Linguistische Berichte.
    • Driemel, I. & J. Nformi. 2017. Focus strategies in Limbum. To appear in Proccedings of TripleA 4. [PDF draft]
    • Driemel, I. 2016. Factivity in German exclamatives. In N. Bade and P. Berezovskaya & A. Schöller (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 20, 198–216. Universität Tübingen.
    • Driemel, I. 2016. The syntax of conjunct extraposition. In K. Bellamy, E. Karkovskaya & G. Saad (eds.), Proceedings of the 24th Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe, 63–87. Leiden: University Center of Linguistics. [PDF]
    • Driemel, I. 2016. Exclamatives and Factivity. In K. Bellamy, E. Karkovskaya, M. Kohlberger & G. Saad (eds.), Proceedings of the 23rd Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe, 406-426. Leiden: University Center of Linguistics. [PDF]


    • Driemel, I. 2017. Person mismatch agreement.
    • Driemel, I. & J. Stojković. 2017. How to agree with a QNP.
    last modified: 11.06.2019