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Rethinking idiomaticity : a usage-based approach, Stefanie Wulff

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Rethinking idiomaticity : a usage-based approach
Title
Rethinking idiomaticity
Title remainder
a usage-based approach
Statement of responsibility
Stefanie Wulff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Being presented with phrases of the kind, 'take the plunge' and 'write a letter', native speakers of English tend to agree that the former is more idiomatic that the latter. What exactly is it about these two phrases that guide speakers' judgements? Adopting a usage-based perspective, this study addresses the question 'which factors do speakers rely upon when assessing the idiomaticity of a construction?'. Rethinking Idiomaticity is the first study to bring together a quantitative corpus-linguistic approach and quantitative judgement data to explore the nature of idiomaticity as a complex conc
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Wulff, Stefanie
Dewey number
401.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P301.5.I34
LC item number
W85 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Research in corpus and discourse
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Idioms
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Idioms
  • Languages & Literatures
  • Philology & Linguistics
Label
Rethinking idiomaticity : a usage-based approach, Stefanie Wulff
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-235) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Theoretical issues; 2 Methodological issues; 3 Compositionality; 4 Flexibility measures; 5 The idiomatic variation continuum; 6 The idiomaticity continuum; 7 Towards a new model of idiomaticity; Appendices; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
698113522
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441184955
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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9781441184955
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)698113522
Label
Rethinking idiomaticity : a usage-based approach, Stefanie Wulff
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-235) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Theoretical issues; 2 Methodological issues; 3 Compositionality; 4 Flexibility measures; 5 The idiomatic variation continuum; 6 The idiomaticity continuum; 7 Towards a new model of idiomaticity; Appendices; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
698113522
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441184955
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441184955
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)698113522

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