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By Farzad Sharifian

This groundbreaking assortment represents the vast scope of state-of-the-art learn in Cultural Linguistics, a burgeoning box of interdisciplinary inquiry into the relationships among language and cultural cognition. The fabrics surveyed in its chapters exhibit how cultural conceptualisations encoded in language relate to all elements of human lifestyles - from emotion and embodiment to kinship, faith, marriage and politics, even the knowledge of existence and demise. Cultural Linguistics attracts on cognitive technological know-how, complexity technology and dispensed cognition, between different disciplines, to bolster its theoretical and analytical base. The instruments it has constructed have labored towards insightful investigations into the cultural grounding of language in several utilized domain names, together with international Englishes, cross-cultural/intercultural pragmatics, intercultural conversation, educating English as a global Language (TEIL), and political discourse analysis.

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