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The next conference of the European Society for Phraseology (EUROPHRAS) will be held from Tuesday, August 22 through Thursday, August 24, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden.

The conference will be locally organised and hosted by the Department of Slavic and Baltic studies, Finnish, Dutch and German, Stockholm University. The topic of the conference is ”Phraseology and Construction Grammar”, the official languages are English and German.


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Call for papers

We invite individual abstract submissions on topics within this area. Abstracts (limit 300 words) should be written in English or German. Abstracts should be submitted via email to:

Notification of acceptance: May 15, 2017

Second call for papers

We have extended the deadline for abstract submissions to April 25, 2017.

We invite individual abstract submissions on a wide range of topics within this area – phraseology and grammar, variance; phraseology and pattern-based constructions in a wide sense, modification of phrasemes; productivity of phraseological patterns; diachronic changes in constructional patterns, cultural aspects of phraseology. We are especially interested in intersection points of phraseology and Construction Grammar.


The venue is Ersta konferens och hotell in central Stockholm.

Conference registration – Registration fees and payment

Conference registration fee includes

  • Tuesday evening reception
  • Access to conference sessions
  • Conference programme
  • Coffee/tea breaks
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday lunch
  • Wednesday conference dinner

  • Guided sightseeing bus tour on Thursday

Early fee until 20 June 2017

  • Europhras member SEK 1200
  • Non member SEK 1500

Standard fee until 15 August 2017

  • Europhras member SEK 1500
  • Non member SEK 1800

Onsite fee

  • Europhras member SEK 2000
  • Non member SEK 2300

Payments are made by bank transfer

Transfer from Sweden:

  • Bankgiro 5050-0206 (Danske bank)
  • Reference (mandatory): Proj. 5444701, inst. 158, Participant name 

Transfer from abroad:

  • Bank: Danske Bank, Norrmalmstorg 1, 111 46 Stockholm
  • Bank account: 12810117756
  • IBAN: SE1612000000012810117756
  • Reference (mandatory): Proj. 5444701, inst. 158, Participant name 

For invoice contact Programme Committee. We need the following information: Name, address, VAT-number/identification number.


The programme as a PDF-file: Europhras 2017 preliminary programme (414 Kb)

Programme committee

The Programme Committee features experts in different aspects of phraseology and Construction Grammar and includes:

  • Ludmila Pöppel, Stockholm University, chair
  • Bo Andersson, Uppsala University
  • Per-Arne Bodin, Stockholm University
  • Olga Boguslavskaya, Russian Language Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
  • Jean-Pierre Colson, Université catholique de Louvain
  • Gloria Corpas Pastor, University of Malaga
  • Dmitrij Dobrovol’skij , Russian Language Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow; Stockholm University
  • Natalia Filatkina, Trier University
  • Tora Hedin, Stockholm University
  • Annelies Häcki Buhofer, University of Basel
  • Mihail Kopotev, University of Helsinki
  • Carmen Mellado Blanca, University of Santiago de Compostela
  • Elisabeth Piirainen, Münster, Germany
  • Natalia Ringblom, Stockholm University
  • Kathrin Steyer, Institute for the German Language, Mannheim
  • Dessislava Stoeva Holm, Uppsala University

Session organisers

German: Bo Andersson, Dessislava Stoeva Holm

Slavic languages: Mihail Kopotev, Dmitrij Dobrovolskij

Aud Deutsch

Contact us

Ludmila Pöppel

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