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Cognitive Linguistics (Cognitive Grammar)
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The article outlines some recent highlights in the application of cognitive linguistic theoretical and methodological approaches to the analysis of Slavic languages. A principal strength of cognitive linguistics is the way in which it focuses our attention on the continuous nature of linguistic phenomena. Rather than positi…

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Janda, Laura and Dickey, Stephen M., “Cognitive Linguistics (Cognitive Grammar)”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief: Marc L. Greenberg, General Editor: Lenore A. Grenoble. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_032197>
First published online: 2020

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