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By Steven Jones

Antonymy is the technical identify used to explain 'opposites', pairs of phrases similar to rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous a part of daily language, and this e-book offers an in depth, entire account of the phenomenon.
This e-book demonstrates how conventional linguistic concept could be revisited, up to date and challenged within the corpus age. will probably be crucial interpreting for students drawn to antonymy and corpus linguistics.

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