Original scientific article
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The polysemy of verbs expressing the concept SIT in English, Croatian and German

Dubravka Vidaković Erdeljić
E-mail: dvidakovic@ffos.hr
Filozofski fakultet u Osijeku
Abstract: This paper presents the findings of a corpus-based research of the posture verb SIT in English, Croatian and German. In line with the central tenets of cognitive linguistics we argue that figurative m...

Original scientific article
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Representation of retrospective memory and communicative context

Irina Tivyaeva
E-mail: tivyaeva@yandex.ru
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6316-784X
Tul’skij Gosudarstvennyj Universitet
Abstract: The present paper examines language forms used by speakers to provide a report about past experiences reconstructed from memory. While previous research focused mainly on narratives as verbal represen...