• Duong Huu Bien Dalat University, Viet Nam,



Construal, Fictive motion, Mental scanning, Profile, Viewpoint, Windowing of attention.


The purpose of this paper is to examine construal as a basic human cognitive operation and its representative forms in Cognitive Linguistics. To achieve this purpose, the paper focuses on two main points: (a) a brief introduction to construal and some of its classification models, (b) an examination of the representative forms of construal which we often see in the literature of Cognitive Linguistics.


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How to Cite

Bien, D. H. (2021). CONSTRUAL AND ITS REPRESENTATIVE FORMS IN COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS. Dalat University Journal of Science, 11(3), 3-27.