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An Introduction to Cognitive Linguistics (2nd Edition) (Learning About Language)

by Friedrich Ungerer

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Published by Pearson ESL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of language,
  • Psycholinguistics,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Grammar,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Cognitive grammar

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7882103M
    ISBN 100582784964
    ISBN 109780582784963

      An Introduction to Cognitive Linguistics carefully explains the central concepts of categoriza­tion, of prototype and gestalt perception, of basic level and conceptual hierarchies, of figure and ground, and of metaphor and metonymy, for which an innovative description is provided. It also brings together issues such as iconicity, lexical /5(4).   A general introduction to the area of theoretical linguistics known as cognitive linguistics, this textbook provides up-to-date coverage of all areas of the field, including recent developments within cognitive semantics (such as Primary Metaphor Theory, Conceptual Blending Theory, and Principled Polysemy), and cognitive approaches to grammar (such as Radical Author: Vyvyan Evans.

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An Introduction to Cognitive Linguistics explains the central concepts and the assumptions on which they are based in a clear and logical style, tracing their historical roots in linguistics or psychology.

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