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By Roberto Heredia,Anna B. Cieślicka

Bilingual Figurative Language Processing is a well timed booklet that offers a much-needed bilingual point of view to the wide box of figurative language. this is often the 1st publication of its sort to deal with how bilinguals gather, shop, and approach figurative language, resembling idiomatic expressions (such as kick the bucket), metaphors (such as attorneys are sharks), and irony, and the way those tropes may well engage in genuine time around the bilingual's languages. This quantity deals the reader and the bilingual pupil an summary of the most important strands of study, either theoretical and empirical, presently being undertaken during this box of inquiry. even as, Bilingual Figurative Language Processing presents readers and undergraduate and graduate scholars with the chance to obtain hands-on adventure within the improvement of psycholinguistic experiments in bilingual figurative language. every one bankruptcy incorporates a part on urged pupil study initiatives. chosen chapters offer targeted systems on how one can layout and enhance psycholinguistic experiments.

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