Quotations in the Dictionary: the Pros and Cons

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AuthorLudmila Minaeva
TitleQuotations in the Dictionary: the Pros and Cons
AbstractQuotations have been employed by lexicography from time immemorial. Their forms and functions, however, have been subject to modification depending on the lexicographic tradition, purposes of the dictionary and intentions of its compilers. The present paper considers the phraseological features of quotations which underlie their use in dictionaries for natives and learners.
SessionDifferent Lexicographical and Lexicological Topics
author = {Ludmila Minaeva},
title = {Quotations in the Dictionary: the Pros and Cons },
pages = {623-627},
booktitle = {Proceedings of the 10th EURALEX International Congress},
year = {2002},
month = {aug},
date = {13-17},
address = {KĂžbenhavn, Denmark},
editor = {Anna Braasch and Claus Povlsen},
publisher = {Center for Sprogteknologi},
isbn = {87-90708-09-1},