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Weak Island Semantics

ISBN : 9780199639380

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¥15,158
Author: 
Marta Abrusan
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
194 x 259 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Series
Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics
This book presents a novel semantic account of weak, or selective, islands. Weak islands are configurations that block the displacement of certain elements in a sentence. Examples of island violations ... Read more

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Weak Island Semantics

ISBN : 9780199639397

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¥5,753
Author: 
Marta Abrusan
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 247 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Series
Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics
This book presents a novel semantic account of weak, or selective, islands. Weak islands are configurations that block the displacement of certain elements in a sentence. Examples of island violations ... Read more

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Where Metaphors Come from: Reconsidering Context in Metaphor

ISBN : 9780190224868

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¥11,794
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¥12,012
Author: 
Zoltan Kvvecses
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
In Where Metaphors Come From, Zoltan Kovecses proposes a metaphorical grounding that augments and refines conceptual metaphor theory according to which conceptual metaphors are based on our bodily exp ... Read more

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Why Do You Ask?: The Function of Questions in Institutional Discourse

ISBN : 9780195306903

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¥7,381
Author: 
Alice Freed; Susan Ehrlich
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2010
Questioning is the primary speech interaction between an institutional speaker and someone outside the institution. These roles dictate their language practices. "Why Do You Ask?" is the first collect ... Read more

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Word Meaning and Syntax: Approaches to the Interface

ISBN : 9780199279883

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¥15,708
Author: 
Stephen Wechsler
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 247 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Oxford Surveys in Syntax & Morphology
This book examines the nature of the interface between word meaning and syntax, one of the most controversial and elusive issues in contemporary linguistics. It approaches the interface from both side ... Read more

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Word Meaning and Syntax: Approaches to the Interface

ISBN : 9780199279890

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¥5,841
Author: 
Stephen Wechsler
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
247 x 172 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Oxford Surveys in Syntax & Morphology
This book examines the nature of the interface between word meaning and syntax, one of the most controversial and elusive issues in contemporary linguistics. It approaches the interface from both side ... Read more

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Words and Meanings: Lexical Semantics Across Domains, Languages, and Cultures

ISBN : 9780198783558

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¥5,379
Author: 
Cliff Goddard; Anna Wierzbicka
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2016
In a series of cross-cultural investigations of word meaning, Cliff Goddard and Anna Wierzbicka examine key expressions from different domains of the lexicon - concrete, abstract, physical, sensory, e ... Read more

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Words and Meanings: Lexical Semantics Across Domains, Languages, and Cultures

ISBN : 9780199668434

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¥15,158
Author: 
Cliff Goddard; Anna Wierzbicka
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 238 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
In a series of cross-cultural investigations of word meaning, Cliff Goddard and Anna Wierzbicka examine key expressions from different domains of the lexicon - concrete, abstract, physical, sensory, e ... Read more

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