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essentially, it offers an ongoing debate in cognitive linguistics concerning the modelling of prepositional polysemy, often called "the tale of over". also, it discusses a Polish counterpart - "the tale of za(-)" (a preposition and a verbal prefix). Its extra goal is to bare a deep divergence of views among the cognitive and hermeneutical ways to the that means of phrases. The argument can be summarised as follows: the difficulty of the illustration of lexical senses (available out of context) presupposes the problem of detailed meanings of phrases in communal use, which in flip presupposes the query of the transformative strength of phrases (in linguistics, articulated by means of Humboldt as energeia). briefly, the booklet proposes to counterpoint a put up hoc static cognitive technique with a dynamic "expressive" one.

Andrzej Pawelec teaches cognitive linguistics and translation within the Institute of English Philology, Jagiellonian collage, Krakow. His examine, typically, is targeted at the communal history of symbolic that means. In linguistics, he goals to probe present theories from the vantage aspect supplied through the "expressive" perception of language, as constructed in philosophical hermeneutics (Merleau-Ponty and Charles Taylor being his major assets of inspiration). He has released books to date. In Znaczenie ucieleśnione (2005) ["Embodied meaning"], he opposes the cognitive place at the "embodiment of meaning", as defined by way of Lakoff and his affiliates, to the hermeneutical interpretation of this idea when it comes to articulation. In Metafora pojęciowa a tradycja (2006) ["Conceptual metaphor and tradition"], he bargains a critique of the cognitive conception of metaphor when it comes to the "interactive conception" and the "Romantic tradition".

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