The English Change Network: Forcing Changes into Schemas

The English Change Network: Forcing Changes into Schemas

by Cristiano Broccias
     
 

ISBN-10: 3110176467

ISBN-13: 9783110176469

Pub. Date: 07/28/2003

Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

This book introduces the notion of change construction and systematically studies, within a Cognitive Grammar framework, the rich inventory of its instantiations in English, from well-known structures such as the so-called resultative construction to a variety of largely ignored types such as asymmetric resultatives, sublexical change constructions and mildly

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This book introduces the notion of change construction and systematically studies, within a Cognitive Grammar framework, the rich inventory of its instantiations in English, from well-known structures such as the so-called resultative construction to a variety of largely ignored types such as asymmetric resultatives, sublexical change constructions and mildly causal constructions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783110176469
Publisher:
De Gruyter Mouton
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Series:
Cognitive Linguistics Research [CLR] Series, #22
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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