The Lexical Typology of Semantic Shifts.
The volume focuses on semantic shifts and motivation patterns in the lexicon. Its key feature is its lexico-typological orientation, i.e. a heavy emphasis on systematic cross-linguistic comparison. The book presents current theoretical and methodological trends in the study of semantic shifts and mo...
Berlin/Boston, GERMANY :
De Gruyter Mouton,
|Series:||Cognitive linguistics research ;