for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Iconic Investigations

Iconic Investigations by Lars Elleström
Add to cart
US$ 158.00
This paper proposes an integrated account of the formal and functional non-uniformity exhibited by sound-symbolic words based on a hierarchy of lexical iconicity (i.e., iconicity of words). It is argued that the more iconic a vocalized sign is, the less strongly it is constrained by the linguistic system. This crosslinguistic generalization is instantiated by the lexical availability, morphophonology, syntax, semantics, and acquisition of sound-symbolic words.
John Benjamins Publishing Company; March 2013
367 pages; ISBN 9789027272232
Read online, or download in secure PDF format
Title: Iconic Investigations
Author: Lars Elleström; Olga Fischer; Christina Ljungberg
 
Buy, download and read Iconic Investigations (eBook) by Lars Elleström; Olga Fischer; Christina Ljungberg today!