Words in the Mind: An Introduction to the Mental Lexicon
Featuring new coverage of the brain and language, and lexical corpora, the 4th edition of Words in the Mind offers readers the latest thinking about the ways in which we learn words, remember them, understand them, and find the ones we want to use.
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How do we store words in the mind? And how do we retrieve them when we need them? This word-store is the topic, huge, of this book. The average adult has a working vocabulary of between 50,000 and 250,000 words. The author is a linguist at the London School of Economics. Read full review
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The Overall Picture
Odd Arrangements and Funny Solutions