The Resource Lexical creativity, texts and contexts, edited by Judith Munat

Lexical creativity, texts and contexts, edited by Judith Munat

Label
Lexical creativity, texts and contexts
Title
Lexical creativity, texts and contexts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith Munat
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The coining of novel lexical items and the creative manipulation of existing words and expressions is heavily dependent on contextual factors, including the semantic, stylistic, textual and social environments in which they occur. The twelve specialists contributing to this collection aim to illuminate creativity in word formation with respect to functional discourse roles, but also examine 'critical creativity' determined by language policy, as well as diachronic phonetic variation in creatively-coined words. The data, based either on large corpora or smaller hand-collected samples, is drawn
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
401/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
P326.5.C74
LC item number
L49 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in functional and structural linguistics,
Series volume
v. 58
Label
Lexical creativity, texts and contexts, edited by Judith Munat
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Lexical Creativity, Texts and Contexts; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; List of tables; List of figures; List of contributors; Editor's preface; References; Introduction; Lexical creativity, textuality and problems of metalanguage; Lexical creativity in discourse; How to do (even more) things with nonce words (other than naming); The phonetics of 'un'; Lexical creativity in texts; Tracing lexical productivity and creativity in the British Media; Lexical creativity in texts; Cathy Wilcox meets the phrasal lexicon; Lexical creativity in texts; Blendalicious
Control code
ocn647685018
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027291752
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2541785x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647685018
  • pebcs9027215677

Library Locations

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