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1.

The Neural Theory of Metaphor

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Jul 2009
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University of California, Berkeley
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Future-Time Framing: The Effect of Language on Corporate Future Orientation

Harvard Business School Organizational Behavior Unit Working Paper No. 14-082 , European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 412/2014
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 29 May 2018
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Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Cornell University, Tilburg University - Department of Finance and University of Massachusetts Lowell

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3.

Using 10-K Text to Gauge Financial Constraints

Forthcoming in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Notre Dame and University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business - Department of Finance
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The Role of Error Analysis in Teaching and Learning of Second and Foreign Language

Education and Linguistics Research, 1(2), 52-62. DOI:10.5296/elr.v1i1.8189
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Gujrat, Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Tabriz Branch and Majmaah University
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5.

Polysemy and Conceptual Blending

POLYSEMY: FLEXIBLE PATTERNS OF MEANING IN MIND AND LANGUAGE, Brigitte Nerlich, Vimala Herman, Zazie Todd, & David Clarke, eds., pp. 79-94, Berlin & New York, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Cognitive Science and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
Downloads 1,591
6.

Political Language in Economics

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-57
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
New York University, Columbia Business School - Management and Columbia University
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7.

The Use of Word Lists in Textual Analysis

Forthcoming in the Journal of Behavioral Finance
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business - Department of Finance
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8.

Totalitarianism Through Newspeak and Doublethink: An Evaluation Through George Orwell's 1984

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
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Independent
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9.

Mobile Learning to Support Teaching English as a Second Language

Tayebinik, M., Puteh, M. (2012). Mobile Learning to Support Teaching English as a Second Language. Journal of Education and Practice. Vol 3, No 7, 56-62.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
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10.

Wording in International Law

25 Leiden Journal of International Law, 2012, p. 575-602, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2012-63, Amsterdam Center for International Law No. 2012-09
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po Law School
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11.

Korean Students‘ Language Learning Strategies and Years of Studying English as Predictors of Proficiency in English

Teaching English to Speakers of Languages Journal, Vol. 2, pp. 39-61, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
De La Salle University, Manila
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12.

Alien Language: Immigration Metaphors and the Jurisprudence of Otherness

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 1545, 2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
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Learning Phrasal Verbs through Image Schemas: A New Approach

Sarah Vieira, Antonio Abreu, FROM LANGUAGE AS SYSTEM TO LANGUAGE AS USE: IMAGE SCHEMAS IN THE DESCRIPTION AND EXPLANATION OF PHRASAL VERBS IN ENGLISH, October 31, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Universidade Estadual Paulista and São Paulo State University - UNESP
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14.

Processing Fluency and Investors’ Reactions to Disclosure Readability

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
SC Johnson Graduate School of Business
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15.

Two Kinds of Concept: Implicit and Explicit

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Saint Louis
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16.

Talk is Not Always Cheap: What Firms Say, How They Say It, and Social Performance

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2017
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London Business School - Department of Strategic & International Management and London Business School - Department of Strategic & International Management
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'And/Or' and the Proper Use of Legal Language

Maryland Law Review, Forthcoming, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2017-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
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The Importance of Intercultural Competence in the Development of Successful International Businesses

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Aug 2014
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Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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20.

Metaphor, Models, and Meaning in Contract Law

116 Penn. St. L. Rev. 987 (2012), Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 11-04
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
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Suffolk University Law School
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21.

Always Judged - Case Study of an Interview Using Conversation Analysis

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 16, p. 423, 2010, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 09/10 #12
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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22.

The Dictionary Is Not a Fortress: Definitional Fallacies and a Corpus-Based Approach to Plain Meaning

Brigham Young University Law Review, p. 1915, 2010
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 03 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
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23.

Types of Lexical Relations: Reiteration

Annals of the University of Craiova, Series: Philology, English, Year XI, No.2, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Craiova
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24.

Languages and Corporate Savings Behavior

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), University of Miami - Department of Finance, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and University of Queensland
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Investigating Children's Why-Questions. A Study Comparing Argumentative and Explanatory Function

Bova, A., & Arcidiacono, F. (2013). Investigating children’s Why-questions. A study comparing argumentative and explanatory function. Discourse Studies, 15(6): 713-734. doi: 10.1177/1461445613490013,
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan and University of Neuchatel
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Investigating the Factors Leading to Speaking Difficulties: Both Perspectives of Efl Saudi Learners and Their Teachers

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ) Volume.7 Number.2 June, 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Tabuk and University of Tabuk
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Lexical Cohesion: Aspects of Collocation Using Halliday and Hasan’s Systemic Model of Cohesion

Translation Studies: Retrospective and Prospective Views. Galaţi: Galati University Press, 2010,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Craiova
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Implementing Task-Based Language Teaching in ESL Classrooms

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
National University
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29.

Speech Act Theory and the Concept of Intention in Literary Criticism

Review of English Studies Canaria, Vol. 24, pp. 89-104, 1992
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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The Interpersonal Metafunction of Clauses: Polarity and Modality

Proceedings of the International Conference Challenges in Language, Literature and Arts at the Beginning of the 21st Century”, Germanic Languages, volume 1, Alba Iulia, Editura Aeternitas, 2009,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Craiova
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Is Privacy Policy Language Irrelevant to Consumers?

45 Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 776, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-19
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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Functions of 'Why' Questions Asked by Children in Family Conversations

Bova, A. (2011). Functions of Why-questions used by children in family conversations. Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 30, 776-782. doi: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2011.10.151
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan
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The Effect of Study Habits on English Language Achievement

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ), Volume 7, Number 4, December 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Community College of Qatar
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34.

Does Concrete Language in Disclosures Increase Willingness to Invest?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, SC Johnson Graduate School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting
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Linguistic Pragmatics in Advertising Research: Conceptual Framework

International scientific-practical conference "Actual problems of development of the media industry at the present stage", St. Petersburg. St. Petersburg State University of Cinema and Television. 28-29 November 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2015
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St. Petersburg University of Cinema and Television, St. Petersburg University of Cinema and Television and
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36.

The Role and Scope of Language Learning in Various Fields

Indian Streams Research Journal, Vol 4, Issue 8, Sept 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University
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Saurashtra: A Language, Region, Culture & Community

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Shanti Business School (SBS)
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38.

As Imagination Bodies Forth the Forms of Things Unknown

Pragmatics and Cognition, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 179-185, 1995
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
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Motivational Orientation in Foreign Language Learning: The Case of Filipino Foreign Language Learners

Gonzales, R. DLC. (2010).Motivational Orientation in Foreign Language Learning: The Case of Filipino Foreign Language Learners.TESOL Journal Vol. 3, pp. 3-28
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Santo Tomas Graduate School
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Game Theory: An Approach from Thomas S. Schelling

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Apr 2010
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Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
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Does Highlighting Concrete Language in Disclosures Mitigate Home Bias?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2012
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, SC Johnson Graduate School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting
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While Effusive, 'Conclusory' is Still Quite Elusive: The Story of a Word, Iqbal, and a Perplexing Lexical Inquiry of Supreme Importance

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 2, 2011 (2013)
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law

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A Lawyer's Introduction to Meaning in the Framework of Corpus Linguistics

Brigham Young University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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A Cognitive Linguistics Overview of Offense and Hate Speech

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
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'Heads or Tails?' – A Reachability Bias in Binary Choice

Forthcoming in Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Federmann School of Government and Public Policy and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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Predicting Stock Market Returns Based on the Content of Annual Report Narrative: A New Anomaly

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2015
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Open University, UK and Coventry University
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The Definite Article, ‘The’: The Most Frequently Used Word in World’s Englishes

Research Journal of English Language and Literature, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2014
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Central Institute of Indian Languages
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Pink and White Carnations: A Semiotic Analysis of Wallace Stevens

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University
Downloads 268
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Textual Paralanguage and Its Implications for Marketing Communications

Journal of Consumer Psychology, 27(1), 98-107, 2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 May 2016 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin School of Business and University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
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A Comparison between the French and RP English Vowel Systems

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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