Antonymy: A Corpus-Based Perspective (Routledge Advances in by Steven Jones

By Steven Jones

Antonymy is the technical identify used to explain 'opposites', pairs of phrases resembling rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous a part of daily language, and this booklet offers an in depth, finished account of the phenomenon.
This booklet demonstrates how conventional linguistic conception might be revisited, up to date and challenged within the corpus age. it will likely be crucial analyzing for students drawn to antonymy and corpus linguistics.

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