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Lyons, John. 1995. Linguistic Semantics: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press. xvii + 376 pp.
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Book – monograph
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This book is intended as a textbook for courses in linguistic semantics, which is defined as the study of meaning as systematically encoded in the vocabulary and grammar of natural languages and considered to include 'pragmatics'. The three main parts deal with lexical, sentence and utterance meaning.