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History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Chapter 4 Prototype theory Prospects and problems of prototype
hand, prototype theory has had a steadily growing success in linguistics since ... volumes in which prototype theory and its cognitive extensions play a major.
Semantic features and Prototype Theory in English lexicology
Linguistics across Historical and Geographical Boundaries. In Honour of Jacek Fisiak on the Occasion of His Fiftieth Birthday. Volume 1.
Semantics of the Transitive Construction: Prototype Effects and
Keywords: Prototype; Categorization; Grammar; Semantics. In cognitive linguistics and construction grammar, categories are formed by domain general and ...
Prototypes, Meanings and Motion: Cognitive Evolution of - Dialnet
KEYWORDS: Diachronic semantics, cognitive linguistics, theory of prototypes ... Geeraerts takes the effects of prototypicality postulated by prototype semantics.
concepts as prototypes - - City University
The Prototype Theory of conceptual representation in large part owes its ... source of different views on the value of prototypes in linguistic theory can be found.

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These Are The Phrases Each GOP Candidate Repeats Most
When Marco Rubio, likely over-prepped and under-slept, dispelled the same fiction three times in one debate, he looked less like a man with a plan and more like an early prototype robo-prez not ready for prime time.
Meet Nadine, the humanoid robot set to become your PA and even care for
The project is still in the early development stage and no prototype is available yet. The child robot would be able to ...
Bedford boys are rewriting the book on learning language with OneThirdStories
Thanks to their respective areas of expertise – Alex's language skills and Jonny's study of linguistics, and both of their backgrounds working in schools – they set about creating a prototype for a unique novel to help children learn languages.
hack-proof RFID chips
Texas Instruments has built several prototypes of the new chip, to the researchers' specifications, and in experiments the chips have behaved as expected.
Gravitational Waves vs. Gravity Waves: Know the Difference!
So it looks like we'll be talking a lot about gravitational waves over the coming days, but why can't they be called “gravity waves”?

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Prototype theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Prototype theory has also been applied in linguistics, as part of the mapping from phonological structure to semantics. As formulated in the 1970s by Eleanor ...
What is a prototype in English linguistics? - Quora
Jun 11, 2014 Prototype in linguistics relates to the problem of categorization. Categorization as a problem in linguistics relates to the mapping (our cognitive ...
What is a prototype? - SIL Home - SIL International
Jan 5, 2004 The prototype of any category is the member or set of members of a ... In modular book: Glossary of linguistic terms, by Eugene E. Loos ...
Prototype Theory - Dictionary & Encyclopedia
Prototype theory, in linguistics, provides an explanation for the way word meanings are organized in the mind. It is argued that words are categorized on the ...
PROTOTYPE THEORY, COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS AND PEDAGOGICAL GRAMMAR. This paper begins from a general theory of natural. categories, developed ...

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