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Title: Linguistic Categorization 3rd Edition
Written By: John R. Taylor
Series Title: Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics

The third edition of the book widely recognized as providing the most readable and clearly articulated introduction to Cognitive Linguistics is fully revised and updated to include the considerable developments in Cognitive Linguistics since 1987. It covers recent research on polysemy, meaning relatedness and metaphors, as well as expanding the discussion of syntactic categories and the relevance of computer simulations.

Publication Year: 2004
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Cognitive Science
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0199266646
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 328
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