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Cognitive Semantics
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This article describes the main tenets of cognitive semantics as an integral part of the cognitive linguistics enterprise, establishing a link between older functionalist approaches and contemporary semantic approaches in Slavic studies. The chapter focuses on novel perspectives in cognitive semantics offered by Slavic languages, particulary …

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Katunar, Daniela, “Cognitive Semantics”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief Marc L. Greenberg. Consulted online on 16 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_032520>
First published online: 2020



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