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  • Der Definitionswortschatz im einsprachigen Lernerwörterbuch des Deutschenby Antje Töpel

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 93.52

    Seitdem mit dem Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English 1978 zum ersten Mal ein Lernerwörterbuch von einem kontrollierten Definitionswortschatz Gebrauch machte, übernahmen mehrere englischsprachige Lernerwörterbücher dieses Vorgehen. Mit dem Erscheinen der ersten Wörterbücher für Deutsch als Fremdsprache wurde zunehmend auch für die deutschen Lernerwörterbücher... more...

  • Wörterbuchby Elisabeth Lohe

    tredition 2014; US$ 2.78

    Das Wörterbuch besteht aus unernsten Definitionen zur Befindlichkeit des modernen Menschen, der Gegebenheiten in welchen er lebt, der Dinge von denen er umgeben ist. Es schärft das Bewusstsein für Alltägliches ebenso wie für die großen Belange, übt auf unterhaltsame Weise Kritik an Unzulängichkkeiten.   Biographische Informationen Die Autorin... more...

  • Bilingual Lexicography from a Communicative Perspectiveby Heming Yong; Jing Peng

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 149.00

    This stimulating new book, as the premier work introducing bilingual lexicography from a communicative perspective, is launched to represent original thinking and innovative theorization in the field of bilingual lexicography. It treats the bilingual dictionary as a system of intercultural communication and bilingual dictionary making as a dynamic... more...

  • Cognitive Lexicographyby Carolin Ostermann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    Cognitive Lexicography demonstrates how insights gained in cognitive semantic research can be applied to different parts of the traditional English monolingual dictionary entry. Three features are developed, and cover the example section, the definitions, and the microstructure of polysemous entries, each for a different set of lexemes.... more...

  • Defining Languageby Geoff Barnbrook

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 158.00

    Definition is a basic activity of language, of particular importance to linguists because of its use of language to describe itself. Beyond this inherent significance as a crucial element of language study, definitions also provide a rich potential source of the information needed for Natural Language Processing systems. This book describes an investigation... more...

  • Dictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicographyby Rufus Gouws; Franz J. Hausmann

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 699.00

    The handbooks Dictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicography (Vol.5.1-3) are the basis for the Supplementary Volume . It presents new articles that take account of the practice-internal and theoretical developments of the last 15 years. Special attention has been given to lexicographic reference works, the theory of lexicography,... more...

  • Dictionary Visions, Research and Practiceby Henrik Gottlieb; Jens Erik Mogensen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 158.00

    This book is about dictionaries and dictionary making. In six thematic sections it presents nineteen contributions covering a wide field within lexicography: Online Lexicography, Dictionary Structure, Phraseology in Dictionaries, LSP Lexicography, Dictionaries and the User, plus Etymology, History and Culture in Lexicography. Some chapters focus on... more...

  • Feste Wortverbindungen und Lexikographieby Peter Durco

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 140.00

    the contributions of this book deal with the problem of fixed word combinations beginning with collocations to idiomatic and/or phraseological units from a lexicological contrastive and corpus linguistic perspective. The focus is on the problem of collocation lexicography. Two articles deal with the problem of how to translate fixed word... more...

  • History of the Language Sciences / Geschichte der Sprachwissenschaften / Histoire des sciences du langage. 1. Teilbandby Sylvain Auroux

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 769.00

    This series of HANDBOOKS OF LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCE is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold forms of communicative action... more...

  • The History of Lexicographyby Reinhard Hartmann

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1986; US$ 165.00

    Most dictionaries have forerunners, and all have imitators; an understanding of the historical foundations of dictionary-making is therefore one of the preconditions of further progress in academic lexicography. The papers in this volume, which were presented at the 1986 Exeter Seminar, survey most of the lexicographical traditions in the world, some... more...