Book review. Żyśko, Konrad (2017). A Cognitive Linguistics Account of Wordplay. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Marta Aguero Guerra

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Humour, Wordplay, Conceptual Blending, Cognitive Linguistics

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