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    Ambiguity and metaphor
    Semiotica 2008 (172): 151-169. 2008.
    We often consider semantic-pragmatic properties of language independently of each other. In actual texts, however, the properties frequently interact. For this reason a robust theory should allow us to account not only for semantic-pragmatic properties in isolation, but also for the ways in which they are combined. This is especially important for the understanding of literary texts because the exploitation of semantic-pragmatic properties is characteristic of literary language. This artic…Read more
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    On the characteristics of verbal irony
    Semiotica 2015 (204): 101-119. 2015.
    Name der Zeitschrift: Semiotica Jahrgang: 2015 Heft: 204 Seiten: 101-119