Paolo Della Putta

List of John Benjamins publications for which Paolo Della Putta plays a role.

Title

Applying Embodied Cognition and Cognitive Linguistics to language teaching

Edited by Paolo Della Putta and Ferran Suñer

Special issue of Review of Cognitive Linguistics 21:1 (2023) vi, 330 pp.
Subjects Cognition and language | Cognitive linguistics

Articles

This study reports on the differential effectiveness of two pedagogical approaches to teaching L1-Italian students the Russian verbs of motion (глаголы движения, VoMs). The first is a Cognitive Linguistics, embodied approach, where the teacher used techniques such as image schemas, drawings and… read more | Article
Della Putta, Paolo and Ferran Suñer. 2023. Using the body to activate the brain: Research trends and issues. Applying Embodied Cognition and Cognitive Linguistics to language teaching, Della Putta, Paolo and Ferran Suñer (eds.), pp. 1–8
Introduction
This article reports empirical evidence of constructional priming effects in L2 learners of English and Italian. The well-known pioneering experiment carried out by Bencini and Goldberg (2000) with L1 speakers of English paved the way for our investigation. We employed the same protocol to… read more | Article