Words, Worlds, and Contexts New Approaches in Word Semantics (Research in Text Theory, V. 6)

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Published by Walter de Gruyter .

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  • Semantics (meaning),
  • Semantics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • Grammar

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ContributionsHans-Jurgen Eikmeyer (Editor), Hannes Rieser (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages515
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Open LibraryOL9013869M
ISBN 103110085046
ISBN 109783110085044

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