LINGUIST List 12.2603

Thu Oct 18 2001

Calls: English/Foreign or 2nd Lang, Lexical Semantics

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  1. Mario Saraceni, Call For Papers
  2. Ibrahim Ben Mrad, Lexical Semantics

Message 1: Call For Papers

Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2001 19:24:57 +0700
From: Mario Saraceni <>
Subject: Call For Papers

				Call for Papers
		The English Teacher: An International Journal
				Vol 5. n. 2
			Deadline: November 30th 2001

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Message 2: Lexical Semantics

Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2001 13:17:19 +0200
From: Ibrahim Ben Mrad <>
Subject: Lexical Semantics

 The (Association de la Lexicologie Arabe en Tunisie-ALAT)will
organize its Vth International Colloqium of Lexicology (ICL),in
Tunis,from May 3 till 6,2002,on Lexical Semantics.The Scientific
Committee of ALAT is pleased to invite lexicologists and semanticists to
participate in this Vth ICL.
 Topics:The topics of the Colloquium are:
 1-The theory of meaning in classical and modern linguistics:
a-the meaning in lexicon; b-the meaning of linguistic units;
c-intensional meaning vs extensional meaning
 2-Semantic relations: a-synonymy; b-polysemy;
 3-The theory of lexical field :a-semasiological field;
b-onomasiological field; c-semantic field and lexicon organisation.
 4-Lexical semantics and cognitive scinces: a-conceptual
semantics; b-reference theory; c-semantic categorization; d-conceptual
 5-Semantic structure in dictionary: a-semantics and
linguistic definition; b-semantics and lexicographical definition;
c-semantics and logical definition.
 6-Lexical semantics and applied linguistics: a-sematics and
translation: b-semantics and language processing.
 7-Lexical semantics and automatic dictionary processing:
a-semantics and word processing; b-semantics and corpus processing.
 Papers presentation:
 1- The papers will be dealt with in plenary sessions (25 mn
for exposition).
 2-Languages : Presentations may be in Arabic,English or
 1-Papers must be original and umpublished.
 2-The full texts should not exceed 25 A4 pages,including
figures and references.
 3-Authors should submit either by email to the President of
ALAT,Mr.Ibrahim Benmrad: <>,or preferly by
fax to (2161885094),or by post to: Association de la Lexicologie Arabe
en Tunisie,77 bis,Avenue Bellevue,El-ouardia,1009-Tunis,Tunisia ,
abstracts typed or printed on one side of the paper only.Abstracts
should not exceed tow A4 pages,written in the language in which the
paper will be presented and in one of the tow other languages of the
 4-Submission of application form and abstract:before
 5-Notification of acceptance:before December 31,2001.
 6-Final typed text:before March 30,2002.
 7-The proceedings of the Vth ICL will be published in the
Vol. 16-17 of the Journal of ALAT: Revue de la Lexicologie.
 Colloquium Application Form:
 1-Full name:
 2-Date and place of birth:
 4-Home adress:
 5-Home phone and fax:
 8-Academic title:
 9-Business adress:
 10-Proposed title of paper:
 11-Language used in the presentation:
 With the best thanks of the Committees of ALAT.

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