Comprehending and Speaking about Motion in L2 Spanish: A by Samuel A. Navarro Ortega

By Samuel A. Navarro Ortega

This ebook offers a singular research of the educational of movement occasion descriptions by means of Anglophone scholars of Spanish. the writer examines cross-linguistic modifications among English and Spanish, concentrating on the verbal styles of movement occasions, to discover how freshmen conquer an entrenched first-language choice to maneuver towards the lexicalization development of the extra language. His findings spotlight the slow nonlinear technique Anglophones traverse to procure and convey form-meaning mappings describing movement in Spanish. the writer means that as movement occasion descriptions are usually not regularly the focal point of particular guideline, scholars research this idea essentially from publicity to Spanish. Given its interdisciplinary nature, this e-book might be of curiosity to researchers operating in Hispanic linguistics, cognitive semantics, and Spanish language studying and teaching.

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