Ten Lectures on Natural Semantic MetaLanguage

Ten Lectures on Natural Semantic MetaLanguage

These lively lectures introduce the theory, practice and application of a versatile, rigorous and non Anglocentic approach to cross-linguistic semantics. Topics include semantic primes and molecules, emotions, evaluation, verbs and event structure, cultural key words and scripts, language teaching.

Read More

Author
Publisher BRILL
Release Date
ISBN 9004357726
Pages 374 pages
Rating 4/5 (23 users)

More Books:

Ten Lectures on Natural Semantic MetaLanguage
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Cliff Goddard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-20 - Publisher: BRILL

These lively lectures introduce the theory, practice and application of a versatile, rigorous and non Anglocentic approach to cross-linguistic semantics. Topics
Ten Lectures on Cognitive Semantics
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Leonard Talmy
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-05 - Publisher: BRILL

In his ten Beijing lectures, Leonard Talmy represents the range of his work in cognitive semantics. This approach concerns the linguistic representation of conc
The Routledge Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 792
Authors: Wen Xu
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-04 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics provides a comprehensive introduction and essential reference work to cognitive linguistics. It encompasses a wi
Ten Lectures on Field Semantics and Semantic Typology
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Jürgen Bohnemeyer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-27 - Publisher: BRILL

These lectures provide one of the first comprehensive introductions to semantic typology, the study of crosslinguistic variation in how languages represent real
Studies in Ethnopragmatics, Cultural Semantics, and Intercultural Communication
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Kerry Mullan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-24 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book is the first in a three-volume set that celebrates the career and achievements of Cliff Goddard, a pioneer of the Natural Semantic Metalanguage approa
Studies in Ethnopragmatics, Cultural Semantics, and Intercultural Communication
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Lauren Sadow
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-23 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book is the third in a three-volume set that celebrates the career and achievements of Cliff Goddard, a pioneer of the Natural Semantic Metalanguage approa
Minimal Languages in Action
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Cliff Goddard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-24 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This edited book explores the rising interest in minimal languages – radically simplified languages using cross-translatable words and grammar, fulfilling the
Language and Emotion. Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 737
Authors: Gesine Lenore Schiewer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-07 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Handbook consists of four major sections. Each section is introduced by a main article: Theories of Emotion – General Aspects Perspectives in Communicatio
Studies in Ethnopragmatics, Cultural Semantics, and Intercultural Communication
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Bert Peeters
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-23 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book is the second in a three-volume set that celebrates the career and achievements of Cliff Goddard, a pioneer of the Natural Semantic Metalanguage appro
Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures, and Epochs
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Bert Peeters
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: Routledge

All languages and cultures appear to have one or more "mind-like" constructs that supplement the human body. Linguistic evidence suggests they all have a word f