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  1. 1. On Compositionality

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Författare :Martin Jönsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Natural Language Semantics; Linguistic Creativity; Compositionality; Productivity; Systematicity; Jerry Fodor; Semantic Theories; Meaning; Paul Horwich; Semantic Principles; Peter Pagin;

    Sammanfattning : The goal of inquiry in this essay is to ascertain to what extent the Principle of Compositionality – the thesis that the meaning of a complex expression is determined by the meaning of its parts and its mode of composition – can be justifiably imposed as a constraint on semantic theories, and thereby provide information about what meanings are. Apart from the introduction (Chapter One) and the concluding chapter (Chapter Seven) the thesis is divided into five chapters addressing different questions pertaining to the overarching goal of inquiry. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Critères de figement L’identification des expressions figées en français contemporain

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Moderna språk

    Författare :Maria Helena Svensson; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; French language; memorization; unique context; compositionality; non-compositionality; marked syntax; lexical blocking; grammatical blocking; fixedness; frozenness; literal meaning; figurative meaning; motivation; non-motivation; transparency; opacity; analyzability; unanalyzability; idiom; proverb; collocation; metaphor; phraseology; mémorisation; contexte unique; compositionnalité; non-compositionnalité; syntaxe marquée; blocage lexical; blocage grammatical; figement; défigement; sens propre; sens figuré; motivation; non-motivation; transparance; opacité; analysabilité; inanalysabilité; idiome; proverbe; collocation; phrasème; gallicisme; locution; métaphore; Franska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Romance languages French language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Romanska språk Franska språket;

    Sammanfattning : Although there are units larger than the word in language, linguists have not been able to agree on a definition of these units. This study examines a variety of notions, relevant in the study of ”fixed” or ”frozen” expressions in contemporary French. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Korten på bordet. Innehålls- och uttrycksmässig variation hos svenska idiom

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Emma Sköldberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish; idioms; fixed expressions; phraseology; lexicology; semantic roles; variation; corpus; metaphor; compositionality; lexicography;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation recounts how thirty-six Swedish idioms consisting of a verb and complement are used in contemporary newspaper material found in the Bank of Swedish Linguistic Reference Databank of Göteborg University. All the expressions occur at least once per million running words in my corpus of almost 33.7 million running words. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Content and Composition An essay on tense, content, and semantic value

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Författare :Sara Packalén; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Semantic value; assertoric content; compositionality; tense; Kaplan; Lewis; communication; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : A remarkable thing about natural language is that we can use it to share our beliefs and thoughts about the world with other speakers of our language. In cases of successful communication, beliefs seem to be transferred from speakers to hearers by means of the hearer recovering the contents of the speaker’s utterances. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Learning Idiomaticity : A Corpus-Based Study of Idiomatic Expressions in Learners' Written Production

    Detta är en avhandling från English Studies

    Författare :Maria Wiktorsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; corpus linguistics; idiom principle; open choice principle; construction grammar; compositionality; conventionalisation; idiom; formulae; collocation; prefab; Swedish learners of English; L2; Idiomaticity; L1; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to investigate how Swedish learners of English (at different levels of proficiency) master idiomaticity in their target language. I argue that idiomaticity can be related to the storage and use of multi-word expressions that are preferred by native speakers. LÄS MER