By Barry Payne,2015-03-12 16:17
The meaning of even a single word is rather more
complex than one might imagine. The most obvious
aspect of meaning is denotation, that is, the thing
meant, the concept or object referred to. The
denotation of the word chair, for example, is that it is a
piece of furniture, that it has a seat, legs, a back, and
often arms, and that one per..