By Weiwei Zhang
The monograph provides new findings and views within the learn of version in metonymy, either theoretical and methodological. Theoretically, it sheds gentle on metonymy from an onomasiological viewpoint, which is helping to find the various conceptual or lexical "pathways" by which an idea or a gaggle of recommendations has been distinct through going again to the resource strategies. moreover, it broadens the point of view of Cognitive Linguistics examine on metonymy by way of having a look into how metonymic conceptualization and utilization may perhaps fluctuate alongside a variety of dimensions. 3 case reviews discover major edition in metonymy throughout diversified languages, time sessions, genres and social lects. Methodologically, the monograph responds to the decision in Cognitive Linguistics to undertake usage-based empirical methodologies. The case stories exhibit that quantification and statistical thoughts represent crucial components of an empirical research in line with corpus information. The empirical findings display the fundamental have to expand learn on metonymy in a variationist Cognitive Linguistics course through learning metonymy’s cultural, old and social-lectal version.
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Variation in Metonymy: Cross-linguistic, Historical and Lectal Perspectives (Cognitive Linguistics Research [CLR]) by Weiwei Zhang