New PDF release: Antonymy: A Corpus-Based Perspective (Routledge Advances in

By Steven Jones

ISBN-10: 0415263743

ISBN-13: 9780415263740

ISBN-10: 1138963631

ISBN-13: 9781138963634

Antonymy is the technical identify used to explain 'opposites', pairs of phrases similar to rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous a part of daily language, and this booklet presents an in depth, complete account of the phenomenon.
This e-book demonstrates how conventional linguistic conception might be revisited, up to date and challenged within the corpus age. it will likely be crucial analyzing for students drawn to antonymy and corpus linguistics.

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