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By Mirjam Fried, Kiki Nikiforidou

ISBN-10: 902720277X

ISBN-13: 9789027202772

This quantity offers a number of the most recent examine in body Semantics, together with paintings in computational lexicography as constructed in the FrameNet undertaking. utilizing diversified fabric from English, Italian, and eastern, the contributions jointly extend the theoretical, conceptual, and computational gear of body semantics, by means of learning a number concerns pertaining to not just lexical constitution, linked to cognitive frames, but in addition the fewer studied interactional frames and their courting to grammatical association. whereas addressing a few linguistic phenomena, comparable to verbs of visible conception, metaphoric language, subordinating connectives, paraphrasing, honorifics, definite pragmatic debris, uncomplicated speech acts, and the semantic structuring of criminal texts, the analyses additionally spotlight the wider query of integrating frames inside of wealthy lexical and grammatical descriptions, no matter if within the context of lexicon-building assets, types for wisdom illustration, experimental modeling of language acquisition and processing, conceptual metaphor thought, paraphrase examine, or the communicative grounding of linguistic constitution.
Originally released in Constructions and Frames Vol. 3:1 (2011) and Vol. 2:2 (2010).

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Obj. + predicative â•⁄â•⁄ 7 12. dir. obj. + mentre [during]-clause â•⁄â•⁄ 6 13. dir. obj. + quando [when]-clause â•⁄â•⁄ 6 14. dir. obj. + tra [between]-comp. â•⁄â•⁄ 5 15. dir. obj. + attraverso [through]-comp. â•⁄â•⁄ 5 16. impersonal + dir. obj. + oltre [beyond]-comp. â•⁄â•⁄ 3 visual perception. Assuming that scorgere evokes the Perception_experience frame, the core FEs are the Perceiver Passive, the perceived Phenomenon and the Body Part used to perceive. Based on corpus attestations, we noted that the Perceiver Passive is usually expressed as the subject (12).

39) Il magistrato scorge [un signore dall’aria distinta]NP [che si allontana in tutta fretta]pseudorelative: è il professor Berardi. The judge glimpses [a distinguished-looking man] [walk/walking away as quickly as possible]: it’s professor Berardi. (40) Una pattuglia della Polstrada ha notato [il tir]NP [fermo su una piazzola di sosta]predicative adjective in autostrada e si è avvicinata. The traffic police noticed [the truck] [as it was standing still in a rest area] on the freeway, and approached it.

A tourist attraction. The LUs we are studying are not quite so specific, but they do add some contextual information to the perceptual experience by specifying the manner in which it occurs, its external conditions, the intentions of the Perceiver, and so on. Avvistare refers to a situation where the Perceiver sees something from afar, usually in a context where he or she was already keeping watch (similarly to English sight). Intravedere and scorgere evoke a situation where perception is hampered by adverse conditions of some kind, giving rise to a “doubtful” experience that is usually partial or very brief.

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