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Published: 10 September 2009

400 Pages | Numerous Figures, Tables


ISBN: 9780199234677

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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