Cognitive Linguistics and Non-Indo-European Languages by Eugene H. Casad,Gary B. Palmer

By Eugene H. Casad,Gary B. Palmer

This e-book applies the speculation of cognitive linguistics to the research of quite a few grammatical phenomena in non-Indo-European languages. In earlier stories of languages from non-Indo-European households, cognitive linguistics has been remarkably worthwhile in explaining non-prototypical constructions in addition to extra universal ones. The publication expands that attempt right into a new set of households and languages.

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