Meaning in Language: An Introduction to Semantics and Pragmatics

Oxford University Press (2004)
A comprehensive introduction to the ways in which meaning is conveyed in language. Alan Cruse covers semantic matters, but also deals with topics that are usually considered to fall under pragmatics. A major aim is to highlight the richness and subtlety of meaning phenomena, rather than to expound any particular theory. Rich in examples and exercises, Meaning in Language provides an invaluable descriptive approach to this area of linguistics for undergraduates and postgraduates alike.
Keywords Semantics  Pragmatics
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Call number P325.C784 2004
ISBN(s) 019926306X   0198700105   9780199559466   9780199263066
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