Gede Primahadi W. Rajeg

Gede Primahadi Wijaya Rajeg, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher

Biography | Peer-reviewed publications | Book chapters in festschrifts | Invited presentations

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I am a postdoctoral researcher in the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics. I obtained my PhD (2019) from the Linguistics and Applied Linguistics graduate research at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia with the support of the Monash International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (MIPRS) and Monash Graduate Scholarship (MGS). I wrote a PhD thesis on metaphors of happiness in Indonesian from the perspectives of Cognitive Linguistics, Construction Grammar, and Quantitative Corpus Linguistics. My PhD thesis was supervised by Associate Prof. Alice Gaby, Dr Howard Manns, and Dr Simon Musgrave; it was examined by Prof. Martin Hilpert (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland) and Dr Karen Sullivan (University of Queensland, Australia). The panel members during my PhD candidature were Prof. Emeritus John Newman, Prof. Réka Benczes, and Dr Anna Margetts.

I also hold a lectureship at the Bachelor of English Literature, Faculty of Humanities, Udayana University, in Bali, Indonesia. Since 2020, I am the convenor of the Corpus Linguistics course in the Linguistics Doctoral program at Udayana University.

My research interest is in the study of the lexicon, grammatical constructions, and cognitive semantics (i) from the perspectives of Cognitive Linguistics and usage-based Construction Grammar, and (ii) by applying quantitative, computational, and experimental methods. I am also interested in data sciencedigital humanities, and open science.

My postdoctoral work is part of an international team developing lexical resources for Enggano, a threatened language of Indonesia. This project is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) (AH/W007290/1) (PI: Prof. Mary Dalrymple; Co-PI: Prof. I Wayan Arka). One of the aims is to integrate Enggano’s historical (paper-born) materials (e.g., wordlists, texts, and a dictionary) and contemporary data into large portable, lexical databases. These will be used, amongst others, for in-depth historical research of Enggano and the neighbouring Austronesian languages. From these resources, we will also develop a web-based, mobile-compatible Enggano-Indonesian-English learner’s dictionary for the community; the dictionary is envisioned to be in line with the spirit of “collaborative lexicography” (Trap-Jensen 2013: 45), allowing community contribution to the dictionary’s lexicographic content (e.g., usage data or culturally important pictures for an entry, inter alia). Research output (e.g., presentation, paper, and work-in-progress) will be posted on my University of Oxford figshare profile, the @engganolang GitHub repository, and the central Enggano webpage.

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Peer-reviewed publications

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Wayan Arka. to appear. Usage-based perspective on argument realisation: A corpus study of Indonesian BUY verbs in applicative construction with -kanNUSA: Linguistic studies of languages in and around Indonesia (Special volume on applicative constructions edited by Jozina Vander Klok, Jocelyn Aznar, and Christian Döhler) (data and codes, R Notebook)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya. to appear. ANGER in Indonesian: “Awakening a sleeping tiger”. In Zoltán Kövecses, Réka Benczes, & Veronika Szelid (Eds.), Metaphors of Anger across Languages: Universality and Variation [Comparative Handbooks of Linguistics 8]. Berlin: De Gruyter. (accepted manuscript; data and R codes)

Musgrave, Simon, I Wayan Arka & Gede Primahadi Wijaya Rajeg. to appear. Applicative constructions in Standard Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). In Fernando Zúñiga and Denis Creissels (Eds.), Applicative Constructions in the World’s Languages [Comparative Handbooks of Linguistics 7]. Berlin: De Gruyter. (authors’ accepted manuscript)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya. 2023. Penonjolan peran semantis dan konstruksi gramatikal pasangan verba -i dan -kan: Kajian Gramatika Konstruksional berbasis korpus atas menawari/menawarkanLinguistik Indonesia 41(2). 187-205. (full-text page; PDF; data and R codes)

Aryawibawa, I Nyoman, Gede Primahadi Wijaya Rajeg, Ketut Artawa & Ben Ambridge. 2023. Evidence from Balinese: Subject-Versus Object-Control Varies According to the Identity of the Verb, but not Necessarily the Probability of the Event Described. Jurnal Kajian Bali (Journal of Bali Studies) 13(1). 26–47. (full-text page; PDF).

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2023. Exploring diachronic salience of emotion metaphors: A contrastive study of happiness metaphors in Classical Malay and Indonesian. Review of Cognitive Linguistics. John Benjamins. (full-text, Kudos lay-summary, data and R codes; request the typeset full-text via ResearchGate)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2022. A corpus linguistic study of constructional equivalence for the Indonesian translation of ROB and STEAL based on the OpenSubtitles Parallel Corpus. PAROLE: Journal of Linguistics and Education 12(2). 28–48. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya, Poppy Siahaan & Alice Gaby. 2022. The Spatial Construal of TIME in Indonesian: Evidence from Language and Gesture. Linguistik Indonesia 40(1). 1–24. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, I Made, Gede Primahadi Wijaya Rajeg & I Wayan Arka. 2022. Corpus linguistic and experimental studies on the meaning-preserving hypothesis in Indonesian voice alternations. Linguistics Vanguard 8(1). 367–382. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & Utei Charaleghy Pamphila. 2021. Quantitative Distribution of English and Indonesian Motion Verbs and Its Typological Implications: A case study with the English and Indonesian versions of the Twilight novel. Journal of Language and Literature 21(2). 391–402. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya, I Made Rajeg & I Wayan Arka. 2020. Corpus-based approach meets LFG: the puzzling case of voice alternations of kena-verbs in Indonesian. In Miriam Butt & Ida Toivonen (eds.), Proceedings of the LFG’20 conference, on-line, 307–327. Stanford: CSLI Publications. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya. 2020. Linguistik korpus kuantitatif dan kajian semantik leksikal sinonim emosi bahasa Indonesia. Linguistik Indonesia 38(2). 123–150. (full-text, data and R codes, R notebook)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya, Karlina Denistia & Simon Musgrave. 2019. Vector Space Models and the usage patterns of Indonesian denominal verbs: A case study of verbs with meN-, meN-/-kan, and meN-/-i affixes. (Ed.) Hiroki Nomoto & David Moeljadi. NUSA (special issue on Linguistic Studies Using Large Annotated Corpora) 67. 35–75. (full-text, data, R notebook)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2019. Pemahaman kuantitatif dasar dan penerapannya dalam mengkaji keterkaitan antara bentuk dan makna. Linguistik Indonesia 37(1). 13–31. (full-text, data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya, Karlina Denistia & I Made Rajeg. 2018. Working with a linguistic corpus using R: An introductory note with Indonesian negating construction. Linguistik Indonesia 36(1). 1–36. (full-text, data and R codes).

Primahadi Wijaya R., Gede. 2013. Metonymy in Indonesian prefixal word-formation. Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture 1(2). 64-81. (full-text; data and R codes).

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Book chapters in Festschrifts

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya. 2023. Meninjau kembali pandangan klasik terkait perilaku konstruksional memberi vs. memberikan: Suatu kajian dari perspektif linguistik korpus kuantitatif dan Gramatika Konstruksional. In I Nengah Sudipa (ed.), Budi Bahasa, 149–172. Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Udayana University Press. (typeset full-text; data and R codes)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya. 2022. Kajian konkordansi korpus terhadap perilaku konstruksional makna literal dan metaforis pasangan verba sinonim pandang dan tatap. (Ed.) I Nengah Sudipa. Putra Bahasa. Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Udayana University Press. (typeset full-text (25 December, 2022).

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2021. Kajian linguistik korpus kuantitatif terhadap variasi ortografis dan kontekstual: Studi kasus untuk anggé/e(n) dan anggo(n) ‘pakai’ dalam Bahasa Bali. In I Nengah Sudipa (ed.), Buku Persembahan untuk I Gede Sadia Menapaki Masa Purnabhakti, 366–388. Swasta Nulus. (data and R codes

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2020. Pendekatan linguistik korpus untuk kajian metafora konseptual Bahasa Indonesia. In I Nengah Sudipa (ed.), Dana Bahasa, 103–117. Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Swasta Nulus. (typeset full-text)

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2019. Analisis Koleksem Khas dan potensinya untuk kajian kemiripan makna konstruksional dalam Bahasa Indonesia. In I Nengah Sudipa (ed.), ETIKA BAHASA Buku persembahan menapaki usia pensiun: I Ketut Tika, vol. 1, 65–83. Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Swasta Nulus. (typeset full-text, data, and R codes (30 January, 2019).

Rajeg, Gede Primahadi Wijaya & I Made Rajeg. 2017. Mempertemukan morfologi dan linguistik korpus: Kajian konstruksi pembentukan kata kerja [per-+Ajektiva] dalam Bahasa Indonesia. In I Nengah Sudipa & Made Sri Satyawati (eds.), Rona Bahasa: Buku persembahan kepada Prof. Dr. Aron Meko Mbete memasuki masa purnatugas, 288–327. Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Swasta Nulus.

Primahadi Wijaya R., Gede & I Made Rajeg. 2014. Visualising diachronic change in the collocational profiles of lexical near-synonyms. In I Nengah Sudipa & Gede Primahadi Wijaya R. (eds.), Cahaya Bahasa: A festschrift in honour of Prof. I Gusti Made Sutjaja, 247–258. Denpasar: Swasta Nulus. (data and R codes)

Rajeg, I Made & Gede Primahadi Wijaya R. 2014. Memanfaatkan korpus dalam pembelajaran Bahasa Inggris. In I Nengah Sudipa & Gede Primahadi Wijaya R. (eds.), Cahaya Bahasa: A festschrift in honour of Prof. I Gusti Made Sutjaja, 307–315. Denpasar: Swasta Nulus.

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Invited presentations

April 28th, 2023. Invited speaker. The spatial construal of TIME in Indonesian: Evidence from language and gesture (abstract; published paper; slides). Seminar series (Trinity Term) organised by the International Multimodal Communication Centre, University of Oxford, UK.

March 25th, 2023. Invited speaker and collaborator. Afiksasi verba dalam bahasa Indonesia (with Karlina Denistia; recording; VerbInd online database) and Afiksasi nomina dalam bahasa Indonesia (with Karlina Denistia; recording). “Seminar Hasil Penulisan Artikel Tata Bahasa Kontemporer: Morfologi”. Pusat Pengembangan dan Perlindungan Bahasa dan Sastra. (flyer)

December 11th, 2022. Invited speaker. Nature vs. Nurture (recording). PhilofestID 2022 (flyer)

November 28-29th, 2022. Invited speaker. Voice and argument realisation in the morphosyntax-pragmatics interface: A corpus study of Indonesian BUY verb beli (with I Wayan Arka). “Workshop on Austronesian argument alternations in discourse as part of the project Where does grammar come from? The cognitive basis of transitivity and grammatical relations”. Australian National University (ANU), ACT.

May 10th, 2022. Guest lecture. Analisis korpus dalam kajian sintaksis (recording; slides). Virtual guest lecture series organised by Jurusan Bahasa dan Sastra Arab, IAIN Syekh Nurjati, Cirebon (flyer).

April 2nd, 2022. Invited speaker. Basic text manipulation with stringr (recording; handout)“R-Ladies Jakarta 15th Meetup” (flyer)

November 13th, 2021. Invited speaker and tutor. Pelatihan Analisis Konkordansi Berbasis Korpus (with Karlina Denistia and Prihantoro) (flyer; my slides; the festschrift chapter from the talk). Workshop on the occasion of the 46th anniversary of the Indonesian Linguistic Society (Masyarakat Linguistik Indonesia). Masyarakat Linguistik Indonesia (MLI).

September 27th, 2021. Invited speaker. Kiat-kiat Mendapatkan Beasiswa Pendidikan (flyer). Seminar and Alumni Gathering commemorating the 63rd anniversary of the Faculty of Humanities, Udayana University.

September 24th, 2021. Invited speaker. Lokakarya Penulisan Artikel Jurnal (slides). Organised by the Linguistics Doctoral Program, Faculty of Humanities, Udayana University (flyer).

August 25th, 2021. Keynote speaker. An overview of corpus linguistics and its application to form-meaning relationship in Indonesian voice-morphological constructions (recording; slides). Master’s class webinar on the theme “Liku-Liku Makna dalam Pragmatik dan Linguistik Korpus” (flyer), organised by the Linguistics Master’s Program at the Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS), Central Java.

July 15th, 2021. Plenary speaker. Distinctive Collexeme Analysis of Indonesian Causative Rival Affixes PER- and -KAN (with Karlina Denistia) (slides; project page). “Konferensi Linguistik Tahunan Atma Jaya Kesembilan Belas (KOLITA 19)” (flyer)

July 2nd, 2021. Invited speaker. R and Research in Language Sciences (recording). R talk series organised by the Epidemiological Modelling Group, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

April 19th-21st & May 1st, 2021. Invited speaker and tutor. Lokakarya Linguistik Korpus (with Karlina Denistia & Prihantoro; flyer). Workshop on Corpus Linguistics organised by Kantor Pelatihan Bahasa dan Budaya, Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta.

February 13th, 2021. Guest lecture. Doing Language Sciences in the Digital Age (recording; slides). Studium Generale organised by the Student Association of English Department, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Mahasaraswati University, Denpasar, Bali.

November 26th, 2020. Invited speaker. Usage-based perspective on the meaning-preserving hypothesis in voice alternation: Corpus linguistic and experimental studies in Indonesian (with I Made Rajeg & I Wayan Arka; recording; slides; abstract). UCREL Corpus Research Seminar, Lancaster University, UK.

November 4th-5th, 2020. Invited speaker. Linguistik Korpus Kuantitatif (materials). Lokakarya “Kebahasaan dan Kesastraan untuk Kelompok Kepakaran Layanan Profesional (KKLP) Perkamusan dan Peristilahan”, Sekretariat Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa.

October 26th, 2020. Guest lecture. Linguistik Kognitif: Konsep, Teori dan Metode (recording; slides). Virtual Lecture Series organised by the Doctoral Linguistics Program at the Universitas Sumatra Utara (USU) (flyer).

October 17th, 2020. Guest lecture. Pengantar Linguistik Korpus: Perpaduan Pendekatan Kualitatif dan Kuantitatif (with Karlina Denistia and Prihantoro) (my slides; Karlina’s slides; recording; flyer). Online Linguistics Lecture series organised by the Indonesian Linguistic Society (Masyarakat Linguistik Indonesia).

August 22nd, 2020. Invited speaker. Coding untuk Anak Sastra? Perlu Banget! (recording; slides). BIT Talk Series organised by BIT School, Bali (flyer).

June 20th, 2020. Invited speaker. Pursuing International Scholarships for PhD Research (materials). Webinar series “Kelas Inspirasi” organised by KelasKu (flyer).

May 20th, 2020. Invited speaker. Finding Publications and Managing References (with Joey Lovestrand; recording). Webinar organised by Pusat Kajian Bahasa dan Budaya (PKBB), Universitas Katolik Atma Jaya, Jakarta (flyer).

May 9th, 2020. Invited speaker. Big Data, Machine Learning, and Computational Lexical Semantics (recording; slides). Fakultas Ilmu Budaya Research Talk (FReTalk) series.

July 19th-20th, 2019. Invited speaker and tutor. Introduction to R for Data Science. Workshop on “Data Science and Machine Learning Course for Business” organised by BIT House (flyer).

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