By Monika Reif,Justyna A. Robinson
Only 15 years in the past bilingualism used to be a little outdoor the most debates in cognitive linguistics. Cognitive linguistics had, to a wide quantity, taken without any consideration the truth that language is embodied in our event. notwithstanding, no longer a lot consciousness used to be given to questions of even if any alterations to our language repertoire adjust the best way we understand the realm round us. A growing to be physique of contemporary examine means that one can't comprehend the cognitive foundations of language with out bi- and multilingual audio system. during this vein, the current ebook goals to give a contribution to the prevailing debate of the connection among language, tradition and cognition through assessing adjustments and similarities among monolingual and bilingual language acquisition and use. particularly, it investigates the impact of conceptual-semantic and pragmatic houses of buildings on code selection and code switching, in addition to the impression of bilingual and bicultural schooling on audio system’ cognitive improvement. This collective quantity systematises, reports, and promotes a variety of theoretical views and study options that at the moment tell paintings around the disciplines of bilingualism and code switching.
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Cognitive Perspectives on Bilingualism (Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL]) by Monika Reif,Justyna A. Robinson