NJ Enfield

Kate Burridge reviews 'The Utility of Meaning' by N.J. Enfield

Kate Burridge
18 December 2015

Words and their meanings, more than any other aspects of language, hold a special fascination for people. Perhaps it is because, unlike these other features (which are set down during childhood), they continue to be acquired throughout one's lifetime. Words and their meanings are also intimately tied to the life and culture of speakers, and all sorts of perspectives ... More