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  • Zwischen Grammatik und Lexikonby Irmhild Barz; Günther Öhlschläger

    De Gruyter 1998; US$ 133.00

    This volume assembles the papers presented at a German-Finnish colloquium on the relations between grammar and lexicon held at the University of Leipzig, March 5-7, 1997. The contributions take a closer look at some phenomena of German that either cannot be unequivocally assigned to grammar or lexicon, or else 'gravitate' between the two... more...

  • Theorie und Praxis des Lexikonsby Frank Beckmann; Gerhard Heyer

    De Gruyter 1993; US$ 252.00

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  • The Structure of Lexical Variationby Dirk Geeraerts; Stefan Grondelaers; Peter Bakema

    De Gruyter 1994; US$ 133.00

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  • Vocabularyby Ronald Carter

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    How do we teach and learn vocabulary? How do words work in literary texts? In this book, Ronald Carter provides the necessary basis for the further study of modern English vocabulary with particular reference to linguistic descriptive frameworks and educational contexts. Vocabulary: Applied Linguistic Perspectives includes an introductory account... more...

  • Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Lexical Blendingby Vincent Renner; François Maniez; Pierre Arnaud

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 140.00

    The volume brings together a well-selected collection of twelve articles providing a comprehensive and very informative summary of contemporary work on lexical blending. It combines theoretically informed descriptions of a variety of languages and a number of contributions with a theoretically original focus. It is the first book of its... more...

  • Ressources Lexicalesby Núria Gala; Michael Zock

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 158.00

    Les ressources lexicales (dictionnaires, bases de données, thesaurus, etc.) rassemblent des connaissances sur les mots, leurs sens et leurs usages. Si pendant des siècles elles ont été tributaires de l'imprimerie et du format textuel, il existe de nos jours une grande variété d'outils et de ressources accessibles sous des formats électroniques divers.... more...

  • Idiomsby Martin Everaert; Erik-Jan van der Linden; Andr? Schenk; Rob Schreuder; Robert Schreuder

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 120.00

    Idioms have always aroused the curiosity of linguists and there is a long tradition in the study of idioms, especially within the fields of lexicology and lexicography. Without denying the importance of this tradition, this volume presents an overview of recent idiom research outside the immediate domain of lexicology/lexicography. The chapters address... more...

  • Dynamics and Terminologyby Rita Temmerman; Marc Van Campenhoudt

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 143.00

    La dynamique terminologique s’intéresse à l’évolution des termes. Complémentaire, la terminométrie offre une mesure de cette mutation. Par une étude de l’usage en diachronie courte (deux années consécutives) dans un domaine de spécialité, la nanotechnologie, il est démontré... more...

  • The Linguistics of Temperatureby Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 173.00

    The syntactic structures encountered in clauses containing temperature concepts tend to differ from the ones employed in standard intransitive clause types. These constructions are remarkable not only because of their unusual internal makeup, but also because of the great variety in syntactic patterns they exhibit. However, despite the considerable... more...

  • Lexical Primingby Michael Hoey

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 57.95

    Lexical Priming proposes a radical new theory of the lexicon, which amounts to a completely new theory of language based on how words are used in the real world. Here they are not confined to the definitions given to them in dictionaries but instead interact with other words in common patterns of use. Using concrete statistical evidence from... more...