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Synonym(s): lexical component

Antonym(s): grammar

Related term(s): dictionary, entry, headword, langue, lexical access, lexical entry, nomenclature, terminology, vocabulary


Akmajian etal. 1984: 54, 260
AKMAJIAN, Adrian, DEMERS, Richard A., & HARNISH, Robert M. (1984) Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication, 2nd Ed. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 25
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)

Bodley 1994: 222
BODLEY, John H. (1994) Cultural Anthropology: Tribes, States and the Global System. Mountain View, CA: Mayfield Publishing. (SL)

Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 84
BOUQUIAUX, Luc & THOMAS, Jacqueline M.C. (eds.) (1992 [trans.]) Studying and Describing Unwritten Languages. Trans. By James Roberts.  Dallas : SIL.  (FM)

Chomsky 1981: 31
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1981) Lectures on Government and Binding. Dordrecht : Foris Publications. (GB)

Chomsky 1982: 4
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1982) Some Concepts and Consequences of the Theory of Government and Binding. Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press. (GB)

Colapietro 1993: 132
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)

Cook 1969: 83-84
COOK, Walter C. (1969) Introduction to Tagmemic Analysis. Washington: Georgetown University Press. (TA)

Crystal 2003: 267-268
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.

Dell 1980[trans.]: 17
DELL, François. (1980 [trans.]) Generative Phonology. Trans. By Catherine Cullen.  Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.  (GG/PH)

DIK 1978: 15
DIK, Simon C. (1978) Functional Grammar. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co. (FG)

DIK I 1997: 59
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 265
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 

ELL: 2192-2193
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.

Francis 1983: 20
FRANCIS, W.N. (1983) Dialectology: An Introduction. London: Longman. (DI)

Givon 1984: 47
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)

Grimes 1975: 17 (internal lexicon)
GRIMES, Joseph E. (1975) The Thread of Discourse. The Hague: Mouton. (DA)

Haegeman 1991: 29 (= mental lexicon)
HAEGEMAN, Liliane. (1991) Introduction to Government and Binding Theory. Oxford: Blackwell. (GB)

Halliday 1978: 43
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1978) Language as Social Semiotic: The social interpretation of language and meaning. Baltimore: University Park Press. (SL)

Hamp 1963: 36
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 

Hartmann & Stork 1972: 129
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.

Hudson 1996: 20
HUDSON, R.A. (1996) Sociolinguistics, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: University Press. (SL)

Kroeger 2005: 43
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kuno 1987: 2
KUNO, Susumu. (1987) Functional Syntax: Anaphora, Discourse & Empathy. Chicago: University Press. (SY)

Levinson 1983: 163
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)

Longacre 1983: 332-333
LONGACRE, Robert E. (1983) The Grammar of Discourse. New York: Plenum Press. (DA)

Lyons 1971: 149
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 

Lyons 1977: 512ff.
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)

Martinet 1964[trans.]: 25
MARTINET, André. (1964 [trans.]) Elements of General Linguistics. Chicago: University of Chicago.  (FM)

Matthews 1997: 207-208
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nash 1968: 125, 263 (vocabulary), 269 (word stock)
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 

Palmatier 1972: 86-87
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)

Pei & Gaynor 1954: 122
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.

Pike & Pike 1982: 448
PIKE, Kenneth L. & PIKE, Evelyn G. (1982) Grammatical Analysis. Dallas: SIL & UTA. (TA)

Pike, E. 1983: 9
PIKE, Evelyn. (1983) "A Brief Summary of the Tagmemic Model," in Bearth, T. (ed.), Perspectives dans l'analyse du discours. ILA-SIL, No.6. 7-22 (TA)

Quirk etal. 1985: 1517
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.

Richards etal. 1992: 212
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.

Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 258
RUWET, Nicholas. (1973 [trans.]) An Introduction to Generative Grammar. Trans. by Norval S.H. Smith. Amsterdam : North-Holland Publishing Co. (GG)

Trask 1993: 159
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.

Trask 1996: 206
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)

Trudgill 1974: 27
TRUDGILL, Peter. (1974) Sociolinguistics: An Introduction. London: Penguin Books. (SL)

Wales 1989: 275-276
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 

Weinreich 1980: 142
WEINREICH, Uriel. (1980) On Semantics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. (SM)



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