Use Conditional Meaning: Studies in Multidimensional Semantics

The End of Meaning: Studies in Catastrophe  

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 6, 2016
The End of Meaning: Studies in Catastrophe

Matthew Gumpert, "The End of Meaning: Studies in Catastrophe"
2012 | ISBN-10: 1443839159 | 565 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Toward a Calculus of Meaning: Studies in markedness, distinctive features and deixis

Edna Andrews, "Toward a Calculus of Meaning: Studies in markedness, distinctive features and deixis"
English | ISBN: 9027215529 | 1996 | 460 pages | PDF | 37 MB
Himalayan Languages and Linguistics: Studies in Phonology, Semantics, Morphology and Syntax

Himalayan Languages and Linguistics: Studies in Phonology, Semantics, Morphology and Syntax
Publisher: Brill Academic Publ | 2011 | ISBN: 9004194487 | English | PDF | 322 pages | 15.73 Mb

Himalayan Languages and Linguistics gathers together nine outstanding and original contributions on the Tibeto-Burman and Indo-Aryan languages of this important and culturally diverse mountainous area…

Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts  

Posted by luckeygirl at Oct. 11, 2010
Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts

Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts
Cambridge University Press; 1 edition | October 31, 1979 | ISBN-10: 0521229014 | 208 pages | PDF | 5.22 Mb

John Searle's Speech Acts made a highly original contribution to work in the philosophy of language. Expression and Meaning is a direct successor, concerned to develop and refine the account presented in Searle's earlier work, and to extend its application to other modes of discourse such as metaphor, fiction, reference, and indirect speech arts.

Divine Meaning: Studies in Patristic Hermeneutics  

Posted by Vikki-kam at May 14, 2010
Divine Meaning: Studies in Patristic Hermeneutics

Thomas Forsyth, "Divine Meaning: Studies in Patristic Hermeneutics"
Publisher: T.& T.Clark Publishers, Ltd. | 1995 | 447 Pages | ISBN: 0567097099 | PDF | 4,8 MB
Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts

John R. Searle, “Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts”
Cambridge University Press | 1985-11-27 | ISBN: 0521313937 | 208 pages | DJVU | 1,5 MB


John Searle "Expression and Meaning. Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts." Cambridge UP, 1979. (djvu, OCR, 1,5 Mb)

Multidimensional Semantics of Evaluative Adverbs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 24, 2016
Multidimensional Semantics of Evaluative Adverbs

Multidimensional Semantics of Evaluative Adverbs by Mingya Liu
English | 21 Nov. 2012 | ISBN: 1781902712 | 228 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Suitable for linguists and philosophers of language, this book provides a multidimensional analysis for the lexical semantics of evaluative adverbs: nonfactive evaluative adverbs trigger a conventional implicature, whereas factive evaluative adverbs not only trigger a conventional implicature but also a conventional presupposition.
Words and Phrases: Corpus Studies of Lexical Semantics (repost)

Michael Stubbs, "Words and Phrases: Corpus Studies of Lexical Semantics"
English | 2001 | ISBN: 063120833X | 288 pages | scan PDF | 19,1 MB

This book fills a gap in studies of meaning by providing detailed case studies of attested corpus data on the meanings of words and phrases.
Current Trends in Diachronic Semantics and Pragmatics (Repost)

Current Trends in Diachronic Semantics and Pragmatics
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited | ISBN: 1849506779 | edition 2009 | PDF | 352 pages | 1,3 mb

The focus of this volume is on semantic and pragmatic change, its causes and mechanisms. The papers gathered here offer both theoretical proposals of more general scope and in-depth studies of language-specific cases of meaning change in particular notional domains. The analyses include data from English, several Romance languages, German, Scandinavian languages, and Oceanic languages.