Eva Lucía Jiménez Navarro


Title: “Estudio empirico del papel de la metonimia conceptual en la gramática, el discurso y la lengua de signos. elaboración de una base de datos de metonimias. Segunda fase” [An empirical investigation into the role of conceptual metonymy in grammar, discourse and sign language. Compilation of a metonymy database: Second phase] (FFI2012-36523).

Funding agency: Ministry of Science and Innovation, Spanish Government.

Participating Universities: Universidad de Córdoba, Universidad Complutense (Madrid) and Universidad de Educación a Distancia (UNED).

Calendar : From 01-01-2013 to 31-12-2016 (original deadline: 31-12-2015; the project has been extended for an extra year).

Number of researchers: 9

Principal Investigator: Antonio Barcelona




Eva Lucía Jiménez Navarro has been Substitute Lecturer at the Department of English and German, University of Córdoba, Spain, since March 2015. She finished her Master’s Degree with distinction in 2011 (Universidad de Córdoba) and is currently working on her Doctoral Dissertation (Universidad de Córdoba). Her main fields of interest centre around the analysis of the syntax-semantics interface from a cognitive perspective and the construction grammar. She has published various papers on English collocations (English Collocations and Intercultural Communication, El Páramo, 2012) and more specifically on the role of these combinations of words in research articles (Tool for the Self-Study of English Collocations Used in Research Papers, Universidad de Zaragoza, 2012-13; Collocations in RAs: A Software Tool, Universitat de Lleida, 2013; The Role of Collocation in the RA, Skopos, 2013). She is a member of the Editorial Board of the Bibliography of Metaphor and Metonymy (John Benjamins).



Jiménez Navarro, Eva Lucía (2013). “The Role of Collocation in the RA”. Skopos: revista internacional de traducción e interpretación, número 2, 59-70.

Jiménez Navarro, Eva Lucía (2013). “Collocations in RAs: A Software Tool”. Actas del XXX Congreso Internacional AESLA: La Lingüística Aplicada en la Era de la Globalización. Lleida: Universitat de Lleida, 164-170.

Jiménez Navarro, Eva Lucía (2013). “A Tool for the Self-Study of English Collocations Used in Research Papers”. Actas del X Congreso Internacional de Lingüística General. Zaragoza: Universidad de Zaragoza.

Blanco Carrión, Olga, y Jiménez Navarro, Eva Lucía (2012). “English Collocations and Intercultural Communication”. Investigación e Innovación para la Interculturalidad. Córdoba: El Páramo, 209-225.