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Borrowed PATH verbs in Middle English

Judith Huber

in Motion and the English Verb: A Diachronic Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190657802
eISBN:
9780190657833
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190657802.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, English Language

Chapter 9 analyses the use of the path verbs enter, ish/issue, descend, avale, ascend, mount, and amount in Middle English autonomous texts and translations from French and Latin, focusing on their ... More


Borrowed PATH verbs in Middle English: Preliminary considerations

Judith Huber

in Motion and the English Verb: A Diachronic Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190657802
eISBN:
9780190657833
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190657802.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, English Language

Chapter 8 presents the hypotheses about the early use of borrowed path verbs in Middle English which will be investigated in chapter 9: Previous research suggests that these path verbs, which have ... More


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