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The Resource Making new words : morphological derivation in English, R.M.W. Dixon, Language and Culture Research Centre, James Cook University

Making new words : morphological derivation in English, R.M.W. Dixon, Language and Culture Research Centre, James Cook University

Label
Making new words : morphological derivation in English
Title
Making new words
Title remainder
morphological derivation in English
Statement of responsibility
R.M.W. Dixon, Language and Culture Research Centre, James Cook University
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dixon, Robert M. W.
Dewey number
425.92
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1175
LC item number
.D57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
Making new words : morphological derivation in English, R.M.W. Dixon, Language and Culture Research Centre, James Cook University
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-438) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preliminaries -- How to make new words -- Criteria -- affixes, semi-affixes, and compounds -- What we describe -- Un-expected, mis-judged, dis-organized counter-revolution : making negative words -- Ultra-patriotic, extra-special, pre-election pseudo-promise : keeping the same word class -- Be-feather, smart-en, em-power, beauti-fy, moral-ize : making new verbs -- Moon-like, death-ly, angr-y, mysteri-ous, memor-able : making new adjectives -- Eager-ness, bidd-ing, pay-ment, owner-ship, satisf-action : making new nouns -- Care-ful-ly, side-ways, home-wards, crab-fashion : making new adverbs -- Un-relent-less-ly de-west-ern-iz-ing non-mean-ing-ful infra-structures : combining affixes -- Envoi : the way of words -- Appendix 1 : list of adjective and verb semantic types, with sample members -- Appendix 2 : alphabetical directory of adjectives and verbs in the list of semantic types
Control code
892559757
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780198712367
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013956032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)892559757
Label
Making new words : morphological derivation in English, R.M.W. Dixon, Language and Culture Research Centre, James Cook University
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-438) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preliminaries -- How to make new words -- Criteria -- affixes, semi-affixes, and compounds -- What we describe -- Un-expected, mis-judged, dis-organized counter-revolution : making negative words -- Ultra-patriotic, extra-special, pre-election pseudo-promise : keeping the same word class -- Be-feather, smart-en, em-power, beauti-fy, moral-ize : making new verbs -- Moon-like, death-ly, angr-y, mysteri-ous, memor-able : making new adjectives -- Eager-ness, bidd-ing, pay-ment, owner-ship, satisf-action : making new nouns -- Care-ful-ly, side-ways, home-wards, crab-fashion : making new adverbs -- Un-relent-less-ly de-west-ern-iz-ing non-mean-ing-ful infra-structures : combining affixes -- Envoi : the way of words -- Appendix 1 : list of adjective and verb semantic types, with sample members -- Appendix 2 : alphabetical directory of adjectives and verbs in the list of semantic types
Control code
892559757
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780198712367
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013956032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)892559757

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