oa Lexikos - Op soek na 'n adekwate linguistiese teorie vir die begronding van die leksikografieteorie en -praktyk -die kognitiewe grammatika as 'n moontlike alternatief

Volume 2, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1684-4904
  • E-ISSN: 2224-0039



In Search of an Adequate Linguistic Theory for Lexicographical Theory and P~axis, - Cognitive Grammar as a Possible Alternative. Various researchers have suggested, and occasionally demonstrated, that cognitive grammar offers a more viable alternative for lexicography than most traditional and structuralist linguistic theories. This paper addresses a number of basic issues in this regard, viz, the role of linguistic theories in lexicography as a scientific praxis, the adequacy of linguistic theories from a lexicographical point of view and the adequacy and viability of cognitive grammar as one such alternative to traditional and structuralist linguistic theories.

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