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Published: 23 November 2009

320 Pages | Figures, Tables

ISBN: 9780199234660

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How Words Mean

Lexical Concepts, Cognitive Models, and Meaning Construction

Vyvyan Evans

  • Presents a revised theory of the role of words in language understanding
  • Addresses the status of contemporary theories of grammar and meaning
  • Provides up-to-date coverage of important areas of semantic structure
  • Accessible to students as well as experts in linguistics and cognitive science

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