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Lexical Semantics

  1. Carita Paradis

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0695

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Paradis, C. 2012. Lexical Semantics. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Lexical semantics is an academic discipline concerned with the meaning of words.

Keywords:

  • perception;
  • pragmatics;
  • semantics;
  • theoretical linguistics;
  • interpretation;
  • vocabulary