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Language Function, Structure, and Change

Essays in Linguistics in Honor of Tomasz P. Krzeszowski


Wieslaw Oleksy

Contents: Wiesław Oleksy: Tomasz P. Krzeszowski on Language Theory, Contrastive Linguistics, Language Pedagogy, and Translation Theory and Practice: A Chronological Bibliography – Jan Cygan: Four or two? On the basics of life and language – Roman Kalisz: Self-detachment in official letters of Polish prisoners – Barbara Kryk-Kastovsky: Informativity in conversation – Michał Post: Axiological assessments underlying illocutionary and perlocutionary acts – Piotr Stalmaszczyk: A note on Frege’s saturated functions and predication types – Aleksander Szwedek: Shared or inherited entailments among metaphors? – Kamila Turewicz: Grammatical structure as conceptual structure: evidence from language death – Zdzisław Wąsik: On two concepts of verbal sign in Ferdinand de Saussure’s Cours de linguistique générale – Wiesław Awedyk: Error analysis and sound change in progress – Adam Pasicki: Some meanings of the adnominal genitive in Old English – Jerzy Wełna: Triggers of sound change in unaccented syllables (Between statistics and phonology) – Maria Dakowska: A cognitive view of foreign language teaching. Current trends and prospects for the future – Bogdan Krakowian: Receptive grammar of English for Polish adult learners – Wojciech Kubiński: Prolegomenon to a cognitive theory of translation? – Alicja Pisarska: The notion of error in translation – Elżbieta Tabakowska: Aspect and Tense in Narrative: an English original and a Polish translation.