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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 448–466.
Published: 01 December 1948
...Carroll E. Reed; Lester W. Seifert A STUDY OF THE PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN DIALECT SPOKEN IN THE COUNTIES OF LEHIGH AND BERKS* By CARROLLE. REEDand LESTERW. SEIFERT A. THEPLAN The initial investigation of Pennsylvania German utilizing the methods...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 267–289.
Published: 01 September 1947
....* The secondary phonemes of Pennsylvania German consist in features of stress and pitch, as well as those of juncture. These may As spoken in Lehigh County and the western half of Berks Ccunty: evidence based upon responses of forty-two informants in these areas to the questionnaire prepared...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 322–342.
Published: 01 September 1948
...] is the plural common to Lehigh and most of Berks County; [ge:rde] is used along the extreme western border of Berks County, and it ,is current also in Lebanon County. The plural of [So:f] “sheep” appears as [io:f] or [ie:f] . [So:f] is the usual type in Lehigh and most of Berks County, but [ie:f...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 143–147.
Published: 01 June 1944
... the properties acquired by Spenser, not as a part of his permanent holdings but as investments, were the Castle and Manor of Enniscorthy, together with the site of a monastery near by, and at New Ross the site of a dissolved Augustinian friary, both in County Wexford. Very little has been written...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 184–198.
Published: 01 June 1953
...Henry Kratz; Humphrey Milnes Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 KITCHENER GERMAN : A PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN DIALECT By HENRYKRATZ and HUMPHREYMILNES PARTI : PHONOLOGY A great part of Waterloo County, Ontario...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 181–182.
Published: 01 June 1956
... in the field of Pennsylvania German, is a com- panion piece to Reed‘s monograph, The Pmnsylvania Germun Dialect Spoken in the Counties of Lehigh and Berks: Phonology and Morphology (Seattle: Uni- versity of Washington Press, 1949). The maps of the linguistic atlas are not limited to the counties...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 182–183.
Published: 01 June 1956
... : W. J. Becker, 1954. 2 pp. text ; 97 maps. This linguistic atlas, the first in the field of Pennsylvania German, is a com- panion piece to Reed‘s monograph, The Pmnsylvania Germun Dialect Spoken in the Counties of Lehigh and Berks: Phonology and Morphology (Seattle: Uni- versity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 490–507.
Published: 01 December 1949
... County, Virginia (Rich- mond, 1907), Chap. XII, pp. 98-113; an earlier version, by a careful Virginia historian, of the article cited in n. 18 below. Robert Armistead Stewart, Knights of the Golden Horseshoe, and Other Lays (Richmond, 1909) ; the title poem consists of eight spirited stanzas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 413–427.
Published: 01 December 1944
... to Lewis Lewkenor in 1599, and in Acts of the Privy Council of England, 1600-1601,p. 251. 24 George Baker, History and Antiquities of the County of Northampton (London, 1822-1841), I, 109; Boase and Clark, Register of the University of Oxford (Oxford, 1885-1889), 11, pt. ii, 52; John Venn...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (3): 239–260.
Published: 01 September 1975
... of Elizabethan drama as a whole, we might seek to learn more about these forces as they affected the fate of the ear- lier drama on the local or county level. Here, particular instances and specific details may point the way toward general truths. In this paper I propose to assess the causes and effects...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 274–283.
Published: 01 September 1953
... in Berks and Lancaster counties. 274 Henry Kratz and Humphrey Milnes 275 Neuter : The only example in Reed which also occurs in KG is be:n “leg”. His other example, So:f “sheep”, for which he lists an alterna- tive 5o:f/Se:f, is Jo:f/Jo:fa in KG...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 367–381.
Published: 01 September 1940
.... Another was a blacksmith of Stansted, Essex, whose only claim to fame is having made a will in 1655.23 Still another (perhaps Sir John of York) was a manufacturer of saltpeter.24 Then we may pass to a long list of John Miltons whom for lack of a better method we may examine by counties...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 164–171.
Published: 01 June 1963
... that several of the poems were written before he set foot in Shropshire, but that he did make a visit to the county to gain local color.6 His visit may have occurred late in 1894, for, during the closing months of that year, he brought into existence four of the Shropshire poems, to which he added...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 166–183.
Published: 01 June 1981
....” For Forster, true infinity was sensed in rural landscape, and particularly in the landscapes of three counties with which he had different degrees of contact: Hertfordshire, Wiltshire, and Shropshire. Though he valued culture, Forster was far from beingjust a Blooms- bury intellectual; indeed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 465–472.
Published: 01 December 1943
...), was ordained at Ely on March 19, 1670, became curate at Clifton, Beds., in 1677, and became incumbent of Little Barford in 1678 (J. and J. A. Venn, loc. cit 10 Victoria History of the Counties of England: Bedfordshire, vol. 11, (London, 1908), p. 207. Jasper Edwards the elder died in October...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 411–442.
Published: 01 December 2005
... with introducing into his native county the red streak apple” (Dictionary of National Biography). 414 MLQ December 2005 the standard Twickenham edition list just five parallels toCyder , as well as one to another work certainly by Philips, Bleinheim (1705), and one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 268–276.
Published: 01 September 1952
... is /buxwe:dsekuxe/, apparently a translation of AmE buckwheat cake, which in turn seems to have been formed after Du. boekweitkoek.l* The popular hard candy known as a jawbreaker is called in PaG a /gumebreger/, lit. “palate breaker”. In Schuylkill County I have heard the word /fGermansub/, which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 507–515.
Published: 01 December 1942
... of the Commissioners of Musters in Kildaire and, if Mr. Jenkins is right, in 1584 he served as Bryskett’s deputy clerk of the Council of Munster. Certainly he was in that office in 1588. In 1598, he was nominated by the Privy Council to be sheriff of the county of Cork. In December of that year, he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 1961
... in the four counties of Cape Breton Island to 10,000 in 1941 and to 6,000 in 1951. It is, of course, difficult in the Old World for any minority language to compete today against English, and still more so in the New World; but French, which is the language of an iso- lated rural minority...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (3): 243–254.
Published: 01 September 1971
...$erkelcy deceased. I am likewise intlcbtctl to the County Record Officcr for Gloiiccstcrshire, 13rian Smith, for substantial assistance in the discovery and interpretation of the documents cited in this article. Others who provided important help are H. L. Douch, Curator of’ the County Miiseiim...