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Unbounded Dependency Constructions: Theoretical and Experimental Perspectives

ISBN : 9780198785002

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¥6,391
Author: 
Rui P. Chaves; Michael T. Putnam
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Dec 2020
Series
Oxford Surveys in Syntax & Morphology
This book is about one of the most intriguing features of human communication systems: the fact that words that go together in meaning can occur arbitrarily far away from each other. In the sentence T ... Read more

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Understanding and Measuring Morphological Complexity

ISBN : 9780198723769

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¥13,145
Author: 
Matthew Baerman; Dunstan Brown; Greville G. Corbett
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
This book aims to assess the nature of morphological complexity, and the properties that distinguish it from the complexity manifested in other components of language. Of the many ways languages have ... Read more

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Understanding Cultures Through Their Key Words: English, Russian, Polish, German and Japanese

ISBN : 9780195088366

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¥14,476
Author: 
Anna Wierzbicka
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 1997
Series
Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics
Wierzbicka demonstrates that every language has its "key concepts" (expressed in key words) and that these concepts reflect the core values of the culture in question. Examining empirical evidence fro ... Read more

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Unruly Words: A Study of Vague Language

ISBN : 9780199915101

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¥7,854
Author: 
Diana Raffman
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Vague words, like "tall," "rich," and "old," lack clear boundaries of application: no clear line divides the tall people from the above average, or the old people from the middle-aged. Because they la ... Read more

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Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation

ISBN : 9780190077815

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¥4,609
Author: 
Sarah Rivett
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
In 1664, French Jesuit Louis Nicolas arrived in Quebec. Upon first hearing Ojibwe, Nicolas observed that he had encountered the most barbaric language in the world-but after listening to and studying ... Read more

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Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation

ISBN : 9780190492564

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¥6,149
Author: 
Sarah Rivett
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
In 1664, French Jesuit Louis Nicolas arrived in Quebec. Upon first hearing Ojibwe, Nicolas observed that he had encountered the most barbaric language in the world—but after listening to and studying ... Read more

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Use-Conditional Meaning: Studies in Multidimensional Semantics

ISBN : 9780198723820

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¥14,421
Author: 
Daniel Gutzmann
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
177 x 253 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics
This book seeks to bring together the pragmatic theory of 'meaning as use' with the traditional semantic approach that considers meaning in terms of truth conditions. Daniel Gutzmann adopts core ideas ... Read more

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Use-Conditional Meaning: Studies in Multidimensional Semantics

ISBN : 9780198723837

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¥6,754
Author: 
Daniel Gutzmann
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 247 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics
This book seeks to bring together the pragmatic theory of 'meaning as use' with the traditional semantic approach that considers meaning in terms of truth conditions. Daniel Gutzmann adopts core ideas ... Read more

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Variation and Change in Gallo-Romance Grammar

ISBN : 9780198840176

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¥14,608
Author: 
Sam Wolfe; Martin Maiden
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
This volume offers a wide-range of case studies on variation and change in the sub-family of the Romance languages that includes French and Occitan: Gallo-Romance. Both standard and non-standard Gallo ... Read more

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Variation in P: Comparative Approaches to Adpositional Phrases

ISBN : 9780190931247

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¥19,250
Author: 
Jacopo Garzonio; Silvia Rossi
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2020
Series
Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
Variation in P is an essential follow-up to the seminal proposals of the generative tradition regarding prepositional syntax. Recent research shows that prepositional phrases have a complex internal s ... Read more

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