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Verschueren, Jef. 1981. Problems of lexical semantics. Lingua 53 (4) : 317–351.
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Some of the central problems of (comparative) lexical semantics are dealt with. The issues of general interest (the treatment of which involves the use of concepts such as 'scene' and 'frame') are addressed with special reference to the domain of linguistic action verbials (verbs and verb-like expressions used to describe linguistic action).