This chapter summarizes recent work on expressive meaning within a variety of linguistic frameworks and concludes that linguistic research on the formal means of expressing emotions is still understudied across different linguistic complexity levels. Based on this thematic introduction, the chapter provides an overview of the present volume, highlighting common concepts and ideas of the individual chapters, but also stressing important differences in how expressive meaning is investigated.
|Title of host publication||Expressive Meaning Across Linguistic Levels and Frameworks|
|Editors||Andreas Trotzke, Xavier Villalba|
|Publication status||Published - 26 Aug 2021|