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Córdoba (Spain), 17th-19th October 2018
We would like to invite you to submit your contributions to the General Session of our conference on topics included in, or related to, the theme of this edition, “Cognitive linguistic  research in metonymy, metaphor, constructions and frames: Scope, models and methods”. However, AELCO/SCOLA’'s conferences aim to serve as a forum for discussion of any topic within the field of cognitive linguistics; therefore, we also invite proposals on other traditional topics in cognitive linguistics.
Our plenary speakers are:
  - Mario Brdar, Professor, University of Osijek (Croatia)
  - Günter Radden, Emeritus Professor, University of Hamburg (Germany)
  - Francisco J. Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez, Professor, University of La Rioja (Spain)
  - Leonard Talmy, Emeritus Professor, University of Buffalo, New York (U.S.A.)
Proposals will be written in any of the languages of the conference (English or Spanish) and sent in pdf format (maximum 500 words, including examples but excluding figures and references), no later than April 10th 2018. They should contain the following information:
  1) type of presentation; Oral or poster.
  2) title
  3) five keywords
  4) abstract (specifying  research questions,  methodology,  data and  expected  results)
The deadline to submit the abstracts of approved theme sessions has equally been extended to April 10, 2018.
* Please avoid including the names, affiliations or addresses of the authors of the presentation. For further important submission instructions please to go to:
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