Publication details [#13146]

Yusupova, Seda. 2011. Conceptualization of LABOUR in idioms (a study of English, German, Russian and Chechen languages). Issues in Cognitive Linguistics 8 (2) : 124–128. 5 pp.
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The Russian Cognitive Linguists Association


The paper discusses the notional sphere LABOUR and its semantic structure in English, German, Russian and Chechen idioms. A semantic analysis is carried out to identify the details of the relationship between the inner form and actual meaning of idioms, and the shared and particular traits of the representation of labour.