all ebooks in category: Semantics (16)

Corpus Pragmatics: A Handbook
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107015049 | 480 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

Corpus linguistics is a long-established method which uses authentic language data, stored in extensive computer corpora, as the basis for linguistic research. Moving away from …

The Rosedata Stone: Achieving a Common Business Language using the Business Terms Model
English | 2020 | ISBN: 1634627733 | 179 Pages | EPUB | 7 MB

Similar to how the Rosetta Stone provided a communication tool across multiple languages, the Rosedata Stone provides a communication tool across business languages. The Rosedata …

Arabic Corpus Linguistics
English | ISBN: 0748677372 | 2019 | EPUB | 256 pages | 5 MB

This book demonstrates the advantage of a corpus based approach to Arabic, and presents an overview of current research on the Arabic language within corpus …

The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality
English | ISBN: 0198759517 | 2018 | 720 pages | PDF | 27 MB

This volume offers a thorough, systematic, and crosslinguistic account of evidentiality, the linguistic encoding of the source of information on which a statement is based. …

Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language
English | March 27, 2003 | ISBN: 0195155289 | 208 pages | PDF | 0.67 MB

Is Ebonics really a dialect or simply bad English? Do women and men speak differently? Will computers ever really learn human language? Does offensive language …

World Philology
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0674052862 | 464 pages | PDF | 3,4 MB

Philology―the discipline of making sense of texts―is enjoying a renaissance within academia after decades of neglect. World Philology charts the evolution of philology across the …

First You Write a Sentence: The Elements of Reading, Writing . . . and Life
English | August 13th, 2019 | ISBN: 0143134345, 0241978491 | 240 pages | EPUB | 0.56 MB

An exploration of how the most ordinary words can be turned into verbal constellations of extraordinary grace through the art of building sentences The sentence …

Men and Masculinities in Global English Language Teaching
English | 2014 | pages: 187 | ISBN: 113733178X | PDF | 1,4 mb

This book draws on a range of sources, including tales of castaways, fictional narratives, and interviews with teachers in conversation schools and universities in Japan, …

Puzzles of Reference (Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy of Language)
2018 | ISBN: 0198799837, 0198799845 | English | 224 pages | PDF/EPUB | 1 MB/0.4 MB

It is a fundamental feature of language that words refer to things. Much attention has been devoted to the nature of reference, both in philosophy …

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Tyranny of Words
English | EPUB | 1.0 MB

A popular approach to semantics in which the author discussess how to clarify the meaning of words and achieve more exact communication. Index