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Subjectification
Language: en
Pages: 417
Authors: Angeliki Athanasiadou, Costas Canakis, Bert Cornillie
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Subjectification is a widespread phenomenon and has emerged as a most pervasive tendency in diachronic semantic change (Traugott) and in synchronic semantic extension (Langacker). Its importance is increasingly valued despite the fact that it is an area that has been treated differently by different scholars. One of the book's objectives
Semantic Extension, Subjectification, and Verbalization
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Mika Shindo
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: University Press of America

Mika Shindo's Semantic Extension, Subjectification, and Verbalization focuses on semantic extensions of sensory adjectives originating in perception. The aims of this book are to provide systematic accounts of semantic extensions of sensory adjectives from a cognitive perspective, and to document the validity of an empirical approach, using panchronic and corpus-based
Subjectification, Intersubjectification and Grammaticalization
Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: Kristin Davidse
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The future of English linguistics as envisaged by the editors of Topics in English Linguistics lies in empirical studies which integrate work in English linguistics into general and theoretical linguistics on the one hand, and comparative linguistics on the other. The TiEL series features volumes that present interesting new data
The Directionality of (Inter)subjectification in the English Noun Phrase
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Lobke Ghesquière
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The book investigates pathways of (inter)subjectification followed by prenominal elements in the English Noun Phrase, by tracing the development of identifying, noun-intensifying and subjective compound uses. By means of in-depth corpus study, the assumed unidirectionality of (inter)subjectification in the NP is verified and refined.
Dwelling and Subjectification at the Ancient Urban Center of Chunchucmil, Yucatan, Mexico
Language: en
Pages: 1100
Authors: Scott Randolph Hutson
Categories: Chunchchucmil Site (Mexico)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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