Publication details [#5670]

Koller, Werner. 1977. Redensarten: Linguistische Aspekte, Vorkommensanalysen, Sprachspiel. M. Niemeyer. 229 pp.
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Book – monograph
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An investigation of various aspects of the phenomenon of idiomatic constructions in natural language. They are analyzed on a purely linguistic basis (semantics, variation, typology, stylistics and pragmatics), they are investigated with respect to their occurrences in contexts; and their role in language games in newspaper language and literary language is considered.