The article is a review of monograph of well known Czech linguists Lucia Saicová Římalová: Selected Verbs of Movement in the Czech. Study from Cognitive Philology. The review article supposes the work of Saicova Římalová to be an outstanding publication not only in the Czech but also in the broad Slavic context. From the theoretical and methodological basis of cognitive linguistics the author analyses the problem of verbs of movement in a very precise, complex an original way. Her minute interpretation is an extension of the traditional lexicological and grammatical view on the analysed type of verbs.