§1 Nature of semantic theory (pp. 1-24)

Semantics = the study of linguistic meaning

1.1 Pretheoretic domains

Semantic properties and relations

External significance

Internal significance

1.2 Semantics as linguistics

Cognitivist perspective

Properties of semantic rules

Acquisition of semantic rules

Use of semantic rules

1.3 The place and responsabilites of semantic theory


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