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How proverbs mean [electronic resource] : semantic studies in English proverbs / by Neal R. Norrick.

Author/Creator:
Norrick, Neal R.
Publication:
Berlin ; New York : Mouton, c1985.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (228 p.)
Edition:
Reprint 2011
Series:
Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM]
Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs ; 27
Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] ; 27
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Subjects:
Proverbs, English -- History and criticism.
Proverbs -- History and criticism.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Frontmatter
Preface
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Proverbs in texts and interactions
Chapter 3 Defining the proverb
Chapter 4 Literal proverb meaning
Chapter 5 Figurative proverb meaning
Chapter 6 The proverb inventory
Chapter 7 Conclusions and directions for research
Appendix A: The Annotated F-Corpus (from ODEP 237 - 50)
Appendix Β: Proverbs in four Shakespearian plays
Bibliography
General Index
Backmatter
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical referencesy (p. [203]-210) and index.
ISBN:
3-11-088197-7
OCLC:
873017595
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9783110881974 doi