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Lexicography books

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The Final-Over-Final Condition A Syntactic Universal by Michelle (Reader, Anglia Ruskin University) Sheehan, Theresa (Senior Research Associate, University of Cambridge) Biberauer, Ro The Final-Over-Final Condition A Syntactic Universal
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An examination of the evidence for and the theoretical implications of a universal word order constraint, with data from a wide range of languages.This book presents evidence for a universal word order constraint, the Final-over-Final Condition (FOFC), and discusses the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

The Final-Over-Final Condition A Syntactic Universal by Michelle (Reader, Anglia Ruskin University) Sheehan, Theresa (Senior Research Associate, University of Cambridge) Biberauer, Ro The Final-Over-Final Condition A Syntactic Universal
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An examination of the evidence for and the theoretical implications of a universal word order constraint, with data from a wide range of languages.This book presents evidence for a universal word order constraint, the Final-over-Final Condition (FOFC), and discusses the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Linguistics, seventh edition, Interactive eTextbook Access Code by Adrian Akmajian, Ann K. Farmer, Lee Bickmore, Richard A. Demers Linguistics, seventh edition, Interactive eTextbook Access Code
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With this edition, Linguistics and content formerly included in A Linguistics Workbook are available as an interactive online textbook. Access codes are required for the interactive eTextbook. New print copies of this book include a card affixed to the inside...
Format: Digital product license key - Released: 12/10/2017

The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography by Pedro A. (University of Valladolid, Spain and University of Stellenbosch, South Africa) Fuertes-Olivera The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography
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The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography provides a comprehensive overview of the major approaches to lexicography and their applications within the field. This Handbook features key case studies and cutting-edge contributions from an international range of practitioners, teachers and researchers. Analysing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Word Studies in the Renaissance by Gabriele (Emeritus Professor, University of Heidelberg) Stein Word Studies in the Renaissance
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This volume examines the ways in which Renaissance lexicographers selected, described, and analysed the lexicon. It explores the extent to which bi- and multilingual word lists and dictionaries in the 16th century are often pan-European in character, and discusses the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Multiple Perspectives on Terminological Variation by Patrick (Universite de Montreal) Drouin Multiple Perspectives on Terminological Variation

The aim of the present volume is to provide a present-day take on variation in terminology by looking forward and examining what leading scholars in the field are working on and where they are taking research in the field today.This...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Term Variation in Specialised Corpora Characterisation, automatic discovery and applications by Beatrice (University of Nantes - LINA) Daille Term Variation in Specialised Corpora Characterisation, automatic discovery and applications

This book addresses term variation which has been a very important topic in terminology, computational terminology and natural language processing for up to twenty years. This book presents the first complete inventory of term variants and the linguistic procedures that...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Teaching and Researching Lexicography by Reinhard R. K. Hartmann Teaching and Researching Lexicography

Who compiles dictionaries and other reference works? Which are used by whom? How do they achieve their purpose?Lexicography is a very important subject and the product of lexicography, the Dictionary, is a valuable resource in language learning.Teaching and Researching Lexicography...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

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The Dictionary Wars The Struggle for Language from the Birth of the Enlightenment to the French Revolution by David Eick The Dictionary Wars The Struggle for Language from the Birth of the Enlightenment to the French Revolution

Narrates and analyzes a series of polemics surrounding French lexicography in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. This book suggests that the special place of dictionaries in French culture, along with the specificity of France as a linguistically focused community, has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

The Targeting System of Language by Leonard (SUNY Buffalo) Talmy The Targeting System of Language

A proposal that a single linguistic/cognitive system, targeting, underlies two domains of reference, anaphora (speech-internal) and deixis (speech-external).In this book, Leonard Talmy proposes that a single linguistic/cognitive system, targeting, underlies two domains of linguistic reference, those termed anaphora (for a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Lexical Collocations in Bilingual Lexicography by Barbara Berti Lexical Collocations in Bilingual Lexicography


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Linguistics An Introduction to Language and Communication by Adrian Akmajian, Ann K. Farmer, Lee Bickmore, Richard A. Demers Linguistics An Introduction to Language and Communication
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The latest edition of a popular introductory linguistics text, now including a section on computational linguistics, new non-English examples, quizzes for each chapter, and additional special topics.This popular introductory linguistics text is unique for its integration of themes. Rather than...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2017

International Handbook of Modern Lexis and Lexicography by Patrick Hanks International Handbook of Modern Lexis and Lexicography

This book contrasts traditional lexicography methods with newly emerging electronic and corpus-driven approaches. Covers every aspect of lexicography in all major languages, plus lexicography in indigenous languages, as well as rare and endangered languages.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/02/2017

Small Dictionaries and Curiosity Lexicography and Fieldwork in Post-Medieval Europe by Professor John Considine Small Dictionaries and Curiosity Lexicography and Fieldwork in Post-Medieval Europe

This book tells the story of the first European wordlists of minority and unofficial languages and dialects, from the end of the Middle Ages to the early nineteenth century. It explores not just the languages and the wordlists themselves, but...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2017

Collocations and Other Lexical Combinations in Spanish Theoretical, Lexicographical and Applied Perspectives by Sergi Torner Castells Collocations and Other Lexical Combinations in Spanish Theoretical, Lexicographical and Applied Perspectives

This edited collection presents the state of the art in research related to lexical combinations and their restrictions in Spanish from a variety of theoretical approaches, ranging from Explanatory Combinatorial Lexicology to Distributed Morphology and Generative Lexicon Theory. * Section...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2016

Building and Interpreting Possession Sentences by Neil (Assistant Professor, Boston University) Myler Building and Interpreting Possession Sentences
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A wide-ranging generative analysis of the typology of possession sentences, solving long-standing puzzles in their syntax and semantics.A major question for linguistic theory concerns how the structure of sentences relates to their meaning. There is broad agreement in the field...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/10/2016

The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary by Peter (Associate Editor, Oxford English Dictionary) Gilliver The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
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This book tells the history of the Oxford English Dictionary from its beginnings in the middle of the nineteenth century to the present. Drawing extensively on archival and other sources, it traces the conception of the idea of the Dictionary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2016

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