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Degrees of lexicalization in Ancient Greek deverbal nouns

Germana Olga Civilleri

in The Semantics of Word Formation and Lexicalization

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748689606
eISBN:
9780748695232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748689606.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

Based on the Homeric corpus this paper analyses the process of lexicalization in Ancient Greek deverbal nouns. The analysis shows that the meaning of deverbal nouns can be lexicalized to different ... More


Sound symbolism

D. Gary Miller

in English Lexicogenesis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689880
eISBN:
9780191770371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689880.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter treats various forms of acoustic and perceptual motivation of word forms, specifically (i) the motivation of words by our perception of sounds in nature or the environment, (ii) the ... More


Reduplicative and conjunctive formations

D. Gary Miller

in English Lexicogenesis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689880
eISBN:
9780191770371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689880.003.0014
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter discusses the principles that underlie the formation and ordering of the constituents in reduplicative and conjunctive formations, some with rhyme or near-rhyme, others with vowel ... More


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