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Analyzing Meaning - Second corrected and slightly revised edition : An introduction to semantics and pragmatics (Volume 1.0)

By: Resource type: Ressourcentyp: Buch (Online)Book (Online)Language: English Publisher: [Erscheinungsort nicht ermittelbar] : Language Science Press, 2019Description: 1 Online-RessourceISBN:
  • 9783961101368
Subject(s): Online resources: Summary: This book provides an introduction to the study of meaning in human language, from a linguistic perspective. It covers a fairly broad range of topics, including lexical semantics, compositional semantics, and pragmatics. The chapters are organized into six units: (1) Foundational concepts; (2) Word meanings; (3) Implicature (including indirect speech acts); (4) Compositional semantics; (5) Modals, conditionals, and causation; (6) Tense & aspect. Most of the chapters include exercises which can be used for class discussion and/or homework assignments, and each chapter contains references for additional reading on the topics covered. As the title indicates, this book is truly an INTRODUCTION: it provides a solid foundation which will prepare students to take more advanced and specialized courses in semantics and/or pragmaticsPPN: PPN: 1778507808Package identifier: Produktsigel: ZDB-94-OAB
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