Cognitive Linguistics: Foundations of Language

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Cognitive foundations of language introduces the reader to the abilities and processes in which research in Cognitive Linguistics is grounded. The book looks at key concepts, such as embodiment, salience, entrenchment, construal, categorization, and collaborative communication, and discusses their genesis and implications for cognitive linguistic research.


Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherDe Gruyter
Number of pages315
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-11-062314-7, 978-3-11-062647-6
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-062297-3
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameMouton Reader
PublisherDe Gruyter