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  • Words in the Mindby Jean Aitchison

    Wiley 2012; US$ 52.95 US$ 47.66

    Featuring new coverage of the brain and language, and lexical corpora, the 4th edition of Words in the Mind offers readers the latest thinking about the ways in which we learn words, remember them, understand them, and find the ones we want to use. Explores the latest insights into the complex relationship between language, words, and the human... 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...

  • Zwischen Grammatik und Lexikonby Irmhild Barz; Günther Öhlschläger

    De Gruyter 1998; US$ 154.00

    Der Sammelband dokumentiert die Vorträge eines deutsch-finnischen Kolloquiums zum Verhältnis von Grammatik und Lexikon, das vom 5.-7.3.1997 an der Universität Leipzig stattgefunden hat. Die Beiträge behandeln einige der Erscheinungen des Deutschen näher, die sich nicht eindeutig der Grammatik oder dem Lexikon zuordnen lassen bzw. sich... more...

  • Theorie und Praxis des Lexikonsby Frank Beckmann; Gerhard Heyer

    De Gruyter 1993; US$ 266.00

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  • Inheritance, Defaults and the Lexiconby Ted Briscoe; Ann Copestake; Valeria de Paiva

    Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 45.00

    This collection describes techniques of lexical representation within a unification-based framework. more...

  • Phraseologie / Phraseology. Volume 1by Harald Burger; Dmitrij Dobrovol'skij; Peter Kühn; Neal R. Norrick

    De Gruyter 2008; 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...

  • 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...

  • Vocabularyby Ronald Carter

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    This new edition builds upon these foundations and develops further understanding of a key area of applied linguistics, with updated chapters on: * vocabulary and language teaching * dictionaries and lexicography * the literary study of vocabulary. It also includes new material on: * the relationship between vocabulary, grammar and discourse * the... more...

  • Grammars for Language and Genesby David Chiang; Aravind K. Joshi

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 141.30

    This book explores a framework for carrying out rigorous comparisons of grammar formalisms in terms of their usefulness for applications. It focuses on three areas: statistical parsing, natural language translation and biological sequence analysis. 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...