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Antonymy - A corpus-based perspective - signed 1st edition

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1st edition
Very good like new condition with little to no shelf wear. Signed by author
Antonymy is the technical name used to describe 'opposites', pairs of words such as rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous part of everyday language, and this book provides a detailed, comprehensive account of the phenomenon. This book demonstrates how traditional linguistic theory can be revisited, updated and challenged in the corpus age. It will be essential reading for scholars interested in antonymy and corpus linguistics. Antonymy is the technical name used to describe 'opposites', pairs of words such as rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous part of everyday language, and this book provides a detailed, comprehensive account of the phenomenon. This book demonstrates how traditional linguistic theory can be revisited, updated and challenged in the corpus age. It will be essential reading for scholars interested in antonymy and corpus linguistics.

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Author(s):
Jones, Steven
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0415263743
ISBN-13:
9780415263740
Number of pages:
193
Publisher:
Routledge

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1st edition
Very good like new condition with little to no shelf wear. Signed by author
Antonymy is the technical name used to describe 'opposites', pairs of words such as rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous part of everyday language, and this book provides a detailed, comprehensive account of the phenomenon. This book demonstrates how traditional linguistic theory can be revisited, updated and challenged in the corpus age. It will be essential reading for scholars interested in antonymy and corpus linguistics. Antonymy is the technical name used to describe 'opposites', pairs of words such as rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous part of everyday language, and this book provides a detailed, comprehensive account of the phenomenon. This book demonstrates how traditional linguistic theory can be revisited, updated and challenged in the corpus age. It will be essential reading for scholars interested in antonymy and corpus linguistics.

Author(s):
Jones, Steven
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0415263743
ISBN-13:
9780415263740
Number of pages:
193
Publisher:
Routledge

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