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Title
Making new words Making new words :
Type
Text
Language
English
Classification
LCC: PE1175 .D57 2014 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 425.92 full
18.04 (Source: bcl)
Identified By
Lccn: 2013956032
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Table Of 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.
Authorized Access Point
Dixon, Robert M. W., 1939- Making new words