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“ENERGY INDEPENDENCE”: PRESIDENT OBAMA’S RHETORIC OF A SUCCESS STORY
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2014-01-25)
Degrees of Propositionality in Construals of Time Quantities1
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015-06-15)
The paper investigates the possible conceptual bases of differences between seemingly synonymous and easily definable temporal expressions. Looking at the usage patterns of nominal temporal phrases in reference corpora of ...
The study of conceptual metaphors in ESAP L2 writing: range and variability
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017-02-23)
The article presents the study of the influence of professional competence of EFL learners on their academic writing. The task was approached through analyzing learners’ competence in specific knowledge domains - knowledge ...
From Coordination to Verbal Serialization – The PÓJŚĆ (Serial Verb) Construction in Polish
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018-06-07)
The present paper studies the PÓJŚĆ gram in Polish – a construction composed of the verb pójść ‘walk’ and another inflected verb. The author demonstrates that the PÓJŚĆ can be represented as a set of stages on the path ...
The semantics of the Spanish adjective positions: a matter of focus
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018-08-22)
This paper presents a hypothesis about Spanish adjective position that accounts for different occurrences in language use. The hypothesis is based on the idea that the modifier position itself is a meaningful sign and that ...