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The Resource Language networks : the new word grammar, Richard Hudson, (electronic resource)

Language networks : the new word grammar, Richard Hudson, (electronic resource)

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Language networks : the new word grammar
Title
Language networks
Title remainder
the new word grammar
Statement of responsibility
Richard Hudson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents a new theory of how we learn and use our knowledge of language and puts this to work in explorations of morphology, syntax, semantics, and sociolinguistics. It introduces the latest version of the author's influential theory of Word Grammar and shows how it can be used to explain the operations of language and as a key to understanding the associated operations of the mind. Language Networks will interest all those concerned with the acquisition and. workings of language. - ;This book argues that language is a network of concepts which in turn is part of the general cognitiv
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Action
digitized
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Hudson, Richard A
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford linguistics
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Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Language networks : the new word grammar, Richard Hudson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- 1 Preface -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Conceptual Networks -- 1.2 Classification and the Isa Relation -- 1.3 Quantity, Optionality, and 'Variables'. 1.4 Multiple Default Inheritance -- 1.5 Logic -- 1.6 Spreading Activation -- 1.7 Processing -- 1.8 Learning -- 1.9 Evaluating the Theory -- 2 Morphology -- 2.1 Outline -- 2.2 Lexemes, Inflections, and Features -- 2.3 Words, Forms, Phonology, and Realization -- 2.4 Variants and Syncretism -- 2.5 Derivation and Inflection -- 2.6 Compounding -- 2.7 Morphological Structure -- 2.8 Fused Words -- 2.9 Clitics -- 2.10 A Summary of Morphological Categories -- 3 Syntax -- 3.1 Dependency Structure, not Phrase Structure -- 3.2 Word Order, Landmarks, Precedence Agreement -- 3.3 Selection and Constructions -- 3.4 Agreement and Features -- 3.5 Dependency Types and Constructions -- 3.6 Mixed Categories -- 3.7 Unrealized Words and Ellipsis -- 3.8 A Summary of Syntactic Categories -- 4 Gerunds -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Challenge of English Gerunds -- 4.3 Previous Analyses -- 4.4 Noun Classes and Noun Phrases -- 4.5 Gerunds as Nouns -- 4.6 Gerunds as Verbs -- 4.7 The Debris of History: Possessives and No/Any -- 4.8 The Route from Old English -- 4.9 Conclusion -- Semantics and Sociolinguistics / 5 Meaning -- 5.1 Meaning -- 5.2 Language, Ontology, Signals and Symbols -- 5.3 Evolution and Meaning -- 5.4 Referents, Definiteness, Binding, Negation, and Tense -- 5.5 Plurals, Quantifiers, and Sets -- 5.6 Semantic Relations and Recycling -- 5.7 Power and Solidarity -- 5.8 Languages, Stereotypes, and Code-Mixing -- 5.9 Acts of Identity and Inherent Variability -- References -- Index -- A.B.C.D.E.F.G.H.I.J.K.L.M.N.O.P.Q.R.S.T.U.V.W.X.Y.Z. Last Page
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ocm86069082
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1 online resource (xii, 275 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780191514845
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86069082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Language networks : the new word grammar, Richard Hudson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- 1 Preface -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Conceptual Networks -- 1.2 Classification and the Isa Relation -- 1.3 Quantity, Optionality, and 'Variables'. 1.4 Multiple Default Inheritance -- 1.5 Logic -- 1.6 Spreading Activation -- 1.7 Processing -- 1.8 Learning -- 1.9 Evaluating the Theory -- 2 Morphology -- 2.1 Outline -- 2.2 Lexemes, Inflections, and Features -- 2.3 Words, Forms, Phonology, and Realization -- 2.4 Variants and Syncretism -- 2.5 Derivation and Inflection -- 2.6 Compounding -- 2.7 Morphological Structure -- 2.8 Fused Words -- 2.9 Clitics -- 2.10 A Summary of Morphological Categories -- 3 Syntax -- 3.1 Dependency Structure, not Phrase Structure -- 3.2 Word Order, Landmarks, Precedence Agreement -- 3.3 Selection and Constructions -- 3.4 Agreement and Features -- 3.5 Dependency Types and Constructions -- 3.6 Mixed Categories -- 3.7 Unrealized Words and Ellipsis -- 3.8 A Summary of Syntactic Categories -- 4 Gerunds -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Challenge of English Gerunds -- 4.3 Previous Analyses -- 4.4 Noun Classes and Noun Phrases -- 4.5 Gerunds as Nouns -- 4.6 Gerunds as Verbs -- 4.7 The Debris of History: Possessives and No/Any -- 4.8 The Route from Old English -- 4.9 Conclusion -- Semantics and Sociolinguistics / 5 Meaning -- 5.1 Meaning -- 5.2 Language, Ontology, Signals and Symbols -- 5.3 Evolution and Meaning -- 5.4 Referents, Definiteness, Binding, Negation, and Tense -- 5.5 Plurals, Quantifiers, and Sets -- 5.6 Semantic Relations and Recycling -- 5.7 Power and Solidarity -- 5.8 Languages, Stereotypes, and Code-Mixing -- 5.9 Acts of Identity and Inherent Variability -- References -- Index -- A.B.C.D.E.F.G.H.I.J.K.L.M.N.O.P.Q.R.S.T.U.V.W.X.Y.Z. Last Page
Control code
ocm86069082
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191514845
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86069082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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