Author: N.A. Golubeva, E.N. Salamаykina
Affiliation: Nizhny Novgorod State Linguistic University named after N.A. Dobrolyubov
The article deals with the issue of connotative predicates within modern conceptions of emergent grammar, construction grammar and precedent grammar, which are based on the mutual theoretic principles of cognitive grammar. The author analyses the conditions of grammatical precedent meaning generation that builds the cognitive base of a connotative predicate.
Keywords: connotative predicate, emergent grammar, construction grammar, grammatical precedent unit