Constructions in French (Constructional Approaches to Language)

Constructions in French (Constructional Approaches to Language)


The ebook Constructions in French is the 1st amassed quantity to target French syntax from a constructionist standpoint. it's been written with different types of readers in brain: for readers drawn to the connection among the French linguistic culture and cognitive linguistics, and for readers who wish to study how constructional research might be utilized to various French language phenomena. The 11 papers illustrate the insights generated through combining lexicalist and constructionist methods, targeting syntax as a dynamic process and utilizing corpus information from quite a few speech genres. The contributions offer new findings approximately French utilization developments (in linguistics and in psycholinguistics), together with insights into new, nonstandard and little studied buildings.

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