Prepositions in their Syntactic, Semantic and Pragmatic Context

Susanne Feigenbaum | University of Haifa, Israel
ORCID logoDennis Kurzon | University of Haifa
ISBN 9789027229564 (Eur) | EUR 125.00
ISBN 9781588111722 (USA) | USD 188.00
ISBN 9789027297204 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
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The growing interest in prepositions is reflected by this impressive collection of papers from leading scholars of various fields. The selected contributions of Prepositions in their Syntactic, Semantic and Pragmatic Context focus on the local and temporal semantics of prepositions in relation to their context, too. Following an introduction which puts this new approach into a thematical and historical perspective, the volume presents fifteen studies in the following areas: The semantics of space dynamics (mainly on French prepositions); Language acquisition (aphasia and code-switching); Artificial intelligence (mainly of English prepositions); Specific languages: Hebrew (from a number of perspectives — syntax, semiotics, and sociolinguistic impact on morphology), Maltese, the Melanesian English-based Creole Bislama, and Biblical translations into Judeo-Greek.
[Typological Studies in Language, 50] 2002.  vi, 304 pp.
Publishing status: Available
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“This volume certainly may be of interest both to scholars working on general issues of prepositions, wo can appreciate the curious theories proposed, and those working on specific problems, who will appreciate the large amount of empirical material.
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