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Fri Nov 20 2015

TOC: Languages in Contrast 15/2 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 20-Nov-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Languages in Contrast Vol. 15, No. 2 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Languages in Contrast
Volume Number: 15
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2015

Main Text:

2015, iii, 146 pp.

Table of Contents

Signe Oksefjell Ebeling and Hilde Hasselgård


Unusual sentence structure in wine tasting notes: A contrastive corpus-based study
Belén López Arroyo and Roda P. Roberts
162 – 180

Satellite-framed patterns in Romance languages: A corpus-based study
Montserrat Martínez Vázquez
181 – 207

A comparative account of the interpretation of temporal relations in narrative in Vietnamese and English
Thanh Ngo
208 – 229

Exploring spontaneous-event marking though parallel corpora: Translating English ergative intransitive constructions into Norwegian and Swedish
Lene Nordrum
230 – 250

“A very big thank you to…”: Letters of gratitude in local newspapers from Australia and Chile
Isolda Rojas-Lizana
251 – 279

Metaphorical application and interpretation of animal terms: A contrastive study of English and Persian
Mitra Shahabi and Maria Teresa Roberto
280 – 293


Hans C. Boas and Francisco Gonzálvez-García, Romance Perspectives on Construction Grammar.
Reviewed by Mar Garachana-Camarero
294 – 296

Jarle Ebeling and Signe Oksefjell Ebeling, Patterns in Contrast.
Reviewed by Gert De Sutter
297 – 301

Wei, Naixing and Lu, Jun (eds), Phraseology in Contrast: Evidence from English-Chinese Corpora
Reviewed by Tao Li
302 – 306

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            Norwegian Bokmål (nob)
                            Persian, Iranian (pes)
                            Spanish (spa)
                            Swedish (swe)
                            Vietnamese (vie)

Language Family(ies): Romance

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