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Expression in Speech: Analysis and Synthesis

Mark Tatham and Katherine Morton

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250677
eISBN:
9780191719462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250677.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book is about the nature of expression in speech. It is a comprehensive exploration of how such expression is produced and understood, and of how the emotional content of spoken words may be ... More


The Supervenience of Social Meaning on Speaker’s Meaning

Brian Loar

in Consciousness and Meaning: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199673353
eISBN:
9780191758935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673353.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Originally, the Gricean project of intention-based semantics aimed at reductive explications of speaker-meaning and expression, but in this chapter Loar no longer holds out much hope for that. He ... More


The case of address terms

Irma Taavitsainen

in Mapping English Metaphor Through Time

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198744573
eISBN:
9780191805820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744573.003.0016
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Lexicography

This chapter investigates the metaphorical uses of address terms with a ‘bottom-up’ empirical study. Address terms encode sociolinguistic parameters such as social and professional rank, family ... More


Adverbs and their like

Gerjan van Schaaik

in The Oxford Turkish Grammar

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198851509
eISBN:
9780191886102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851509.003.0014
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Syntax and Morphology

A popular method of classifying adverbs is by looking at what they modify: adjective or verb. Another criterion is whether or not the adverbial expression reflects an attitude of the speaker towards ... More


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