The Resource Aspects of meaning construction, edited by Günter Radden ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Aspects of meaning construction, edited by Günter Radden ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Label
Aspects of meaning construction
Title
Aspects of meaning construction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Günter Radden ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"England and America are two nations divided by a common language."(George Bernard Shaw)Adopting a construction-based view of language (Goldberg 1995), we demonstrate that it is possible to uncover differences between British and American English at the lexicosyntactic level, showing that the collexemes, i.e. the words significantly associated with a construction, are variety-dependent. To this end, we compare more than 5,000 verb pair types as they occur in the two varieties in the so-called into- causative construction (as in He tricked me into employing him ) and submit them to
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
401.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P325
LC item number
.A775 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Radden, Günter
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  • Semantics
  • Metonyms
  • Metaphor
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Aspects of meaning construction, edited by Günter Radden ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10172340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 287 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Aspects of meaning construction, edited by Günter Radden ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10172340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 287 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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