Stock Image

Morphology in English: Derivational and Compound Word Formation in Cognitive Grammar (Paperback)

Zeki Hamawand

11 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0826419461 / ISBN 13: 9780826419460
Published by Continuum Publishing Corporation, United States, 2011
New Condition: New Soft cover
From The Book Depository (London, United Kingdom)

AbeBooks Seller Since January 14, 2010

Quantity Available: 10

Buy New
List Price: US$ 47.95
Price: US$ 44.38 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free From United Kingdom to U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Language: English . Brand New Book. This book tackles morphology from a cognitive viewpoint and links theory and practice. Its practical aim is to provide a comprehensive description of the two essential areas of vocabulary building: derivation and compounding. It develops skills in analyzing morphological expressions, familiarizing readers with the mechanisms used in forming complex words. It highlights the impact on form of the three theories of word meanings alongside coverage of Langacker s cognitive grammar. Category theory, domain theory and construal theory are introduced and described, with exercises and questions to develop practical skills. Hamawand brings insights from the semantics of cognitive linguistics into a field that lacks a book from this viewpoint. The book features a companion website with further exercises and questions, and will provide an innovative perspective for students on linguistics courses looking at grammar and morphology. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780826419460

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Morphology in English: Derivational and ...

Publisher: Continuum Publishing Corporation, United States

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

About this title


Covers derivational and compound word formation in English morphology in depth, using a cognitive linguistics semantic framework.

About the Author:

Zeki Hamawand is a Professor of English Linguistics at the University
of Kirkuk, Iraq. His previous publications include A temporal Complement Causes in English: A Cognitive Grammar Analysis (2002), Suffixal Rivalry in Adjective Formation: A Cognitive-Corpus Analysis (2007), Morpho-Lexical Alternation in Noun Formation (2008), and The Semantics of English Negative Prefixes (2009).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Book Depository is an international bookseller. We ship our books to over 100 countries around the globe and we are always looking to add more countries to the list. We really, really love books and offer millions of titles, currently over 10 million of them, with this figure increasing daily. Living by our motto, 'Bookseller to the World', we focus on offering as many titles as possible to as many customers as possible. Most of our titles are dispatched within 2 business days of your order. Apart from publishers, distributors and wholesalers, we even list and supply books from other retailers! We hope you enjoy our selection and discover your new favourite book.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

All books are shipped in New condition promptly, we are happy to accept returns up to 30 days from purchase. Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Domestic Shipments are sent by Royal Mail, and International by Priority Airmail. Please contact the seller directly if you wish to return an order. Name of business : The Book Depository Ltd Form of legal entity : A Limited Company Business address: The Book Depository, 60 Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2FD, United Kingdom Email address: abebo...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Domestic Shipments are sent by Royal Mail, and International by Priority Airmail. We are happy to accept returns upto 30 days from purchase. Please contact the seller directly if you wish to return an order

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express