Perspectives on Metonymy: Proceedings of the International Conference "Perspectives on Metonymy," Held in Aodaz, Poland, May 6-7, 2005

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The book contains discussions of a broad range of theoretical issues of metonymy, such as cognitive models, semantic representations, and the links with conceptual metaphores. It provides recent analyses of the phenomenon in such fields as grammar, lexical semantics, pragmatics, semiotics, as well as literature. The individual papers concentrate on the operation of single and multiple metonymies in modality, conditionals, compounding, and concept formation - both from a synchronic and diachronic perspective. Aphasia, Creole ...

Perspectives on Metonymy: Proceedings of the International Conference "Perspectives on Metonymy," Held in Aodaz, Poland, May 6-7, 2005 2008, Peter Lang Publishing, Frankfurt, Germany

ISBN-13: 9780820487915

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