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    Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt 2008; US$ 91.99

    Die Beiträge in dieser Festgabe für Jochen Schneider behandeln einen Querschnitt der IT-rechtlichen Themenfelder, die Schneider durch seine Arbeit geprägt und beeinflusst hat. Das Werk beinhaltet ca. 30 Beiträge. more...

  • Phraseologie / Phraseology. Volume 1by De Gruyter

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 559.00

    The series 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... more...

  • Advances in the Theory of the Lexiconby Dieter Wunderlich

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 224.00

    This series consists of collected volumes and monographs about specific issues dealing with interfaces among the subcomponents of linguistic structure: phonology-morphology, phonology-syntax, syntax-semantics, syntax-morphology, and syntax-lexicon. Recent linguistic research has recognized that the subcomponents of grammar interact in... more...

  • Sprachphilosophie / Philosophy of Language / La philosophie du langage. 2. Halbbandby De Gruyter

    De Gruyter 1996; US$ 937.00

    The series 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... more...

  • Wordwatchingby Alex Horne

    Ebury Publishing 2010; US$ 16.91

    Alex Horne loves words. He loves them so much, in fact, that he's decided to invent his own ... and get them into the dictionary. But, as Alex discovers, gaining entry into the official lexicon takes more than just a gentle word in the ear of the editor. Evidence is required - Alex needs proof that his words are being spoken by more people than just... more...

  • Conceptual Structure in Lexical Itemsby Kristel Proost

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 165.00

    This volume deals with the occurrence of lexical gaps in the domain of linguistic action verbs. Though these constitute a considerable proportion of the verb inventory of many languages, not all concepts of verbal communication may be expressed by lexical items in any particular one of them. Introducing a conceptual system which allows gaps to be searched... more...

  • Lexical Creativity, Texts and Contextsby Judith Munat

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 165.00

    The coining of novel lexical items and the creative manipulation of existing words and expressions is heavily dependent on contextual factors, including the semantic, stylistic, textual and social environments in which they occur. The twelve specialists contributing to this collection aim to illuminate creativity in word formation with respect to functional... more...

  • Lexicology, Semantics and Lexicographyby Julie Coleman; Christian Kay

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 165.00

    The papers in this volume show the range and direction of current work in historical semantics and word-studies. There is a strong focus throughout on semantic change and lexical innovation, interpreted within a sociolinguistic, cultural or textual context. Many of the papers draw on the remarkable range of electronic resources now available to historical... more...

  • Lexis in Contrastby Bengt Altenberg; Sylviane Granger

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 165.00

    This volume takes stock of current research in contrastive lexical studies. It reflects the growing interest in corpus-based approaches to the study of lexis, in particular the use of multilingual corpora, shared by researchers working in widely differing fields — contrastive linguistics, lexicology, lexicography, terminology, computational linguistics... more...

  • Phraseologyby Sylviane Granger; Fanny Meunier

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 54.00

    The aim of this study is to refine and optimise the mainly statistical and distributional approach to the automatic extraction of phraseological units (PUs) from text corpora, by introducing minimal linguistic elements (lemmatisation and grammatical tagging). These operations were first tested using the same corpora as in our previous research (Pamies... more...