|Lexicon, linguistics, philosophy: the dictionary in which the vocabulary of a language is listed stands in contrast to the rules._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Lexicon/lexical/meaning/Gärdenfors: the distinction between encyclopaedic and lexical components of meaning is highly controversial. (See Langacker 1987, p 154, 2008, pp 38-39).
Langacker: Thesis: the prominent features belong to the lexical, the less important to the encyclopaedic part of the meaning.
Gärdenfors: there are gradations: for example, that a cat purrs: to which part of the meaning does it belong?_____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
The Geometry of Meaning Cambridge 2014