[automatically translated] The contribution investigates the mechanism of metonymy as an agent of linguistic change. After a theoretical overview that clarifies the importance (cognitive and linguistic) of the metonymic mechanism, we are examined some case studies that clarify (for educational purposes) the ways in which they occur diacronicamentemodificazioni semantic and morphosyntactic based metonymic.
|Title of host publication||Pensieri vicini, parole lontane. Il contributo delle neuroscienze alla didattica delle lingue|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|