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  1. CxG is typically associated with cognitive linguistics, partly because many of the linguists that are involved in CxG are also involved in cognitive linguistics, and partly because CxG and cognitive linguistics share many theoretical and philosophica

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 3, 2009
  2. As mentioned above, CxG is a "family" of theories rather than one unified theory

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  3. Historically, the notion of construction grammar developed out of the ideas of "global rules" and "transderivational rules" in generative semantics, together with the generative semantic idea of a grammar as a constraint satisfaction system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 3, 2009
  4. In CxG, like in general semiotics the grammatical construction is a pairing of form and content

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  5. Unlike the componential model, CxG denies any strict distinction between the two and proposes a syntax-lexicon continuum

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