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Introduction

Kees Hengeveld and J. Lachlan Mackenzie

in Functional Discourse Grammar: A Typologically-Based Theory of Language Structure

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199278107
eISBN:
9780191707797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278107.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

The chapter presents Functional Discourse Grammar (FDG) as part of a wider theory of verbal interaction, specifying its distinguishing features and detailing its architecture and notational ... More


Perspective Alignment in Spatial Language

Luc Steels and Martin Loetzsch

in Spatial Language and Dialogue

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199554201
eISBN:
9780191721236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199554201.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter investigates the role of perspective alignment in the planning and interpretation of spatial language in a series of robotic experiments. It shows which cognitive mechanisms are ... More


Self-organizing constraints due to building materials

Denis Bouchard

in The Nature and Origin of Language

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199681624
eISBN:
9780191761584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681624.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

Once signs become possible, they quickly proliferate and self-organization due to material constraints kicks in, deriving specific properties of signs, as well as the combinatorial properties of ... More


Introduction

Xuhui Hu

in Encoding Events: Functional Structure and Variation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198808466
eISBN:
9780191846069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808466.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter firstly introduces the broad theoretical background within which the research carried out in this book is situated. The theoretical aim of this book is to develop a theory of the syntax ... More


Computational complexity of abstractive morphology

Vito Pirrelli, Marcello Ferro, and Claudia Marzi

in Understanding and Measuring Morphological Complexity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198723769
eISBN:
9780191791109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723769.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Blevins’ distinction between abstractive and constructive approaches to word structure has proved to be of general theoretical interest, taking stock of considerably different descriptive statements ... More


Paradigms

James P. Blevins

in Word and Paradigm Morphology

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199593545
eISBN:
9780191761492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593545.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Paradigms are the fundamental units of lexical organization in classical models because they exhibit the strongest implicational patterns. These patterns are exploited by analysis that use exemplary ... More


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