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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 21–25.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Arno Schirokauer Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 DIE GESCHICHTE DES -T SUFFIXES IN AXT By ARNOSCHIROKAUER Wann und mehr noch wo zuerst eine Reihe nhd. WGrter ein -t Suffix annehmen, ist mit genugender Genauigkeit noch nicht fest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... Portuguese Word-Formation With Sufixes. By JOSEPH H. D. ALLEN, JR. Baltimore : Linguistic Society of America, Lan- guage Dissertation no. 33, 1941. Pp. 143. $2.25. This study is an effort to present “a systematic study of Portu- guese words formed with suffixes” (p. 3). The chief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1949
... been found in MDu. It is identical with strong OGH wuofan “to cry, to weep” or the weak Goth. z&pjun, ON crpa “to scream, to cry.” In another interesting essay Gosta Langenfelt investigates the origin of the hypocoristic English suffix -3’ in Billy, etc. Taking issue with other...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 153–156.
Published: 01 March 1942
... formed with suffixes” (p. 3). The chief subdivisions are those on “Formation of Nouns” (pp. 6-69), “Formation of Ad- jectives” (pp. 72-93), “Formation of Verbs” (pp. 94-102), and “Formation of Adverbs” (p. 103). Two extensive indices (“Index of Portuguese Suffixes” [ pp. 108-1091 and “Word...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 158–163.
Published: 01 June 1963
... occasional errors in Greek grammar. Taking the letters in the order in which they occur, we get the seven-letter combination ay$ho. This “word” vividly resembles an authentic Greek word, at least in form. It contains the first person future indicative active suffix -UW in conjunction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 503–526.
Published: 01 December 1940
... of the language. New verbs which appear in his text are formed from existing verbs or nouns with the addition or substitution of a suffix, and sometitnes a prefix. Such, for example, are desceptrer from sceptre, endiainaizter, ‘adorn with diamonds,’ s’entrecoudoyer, retis- ser, sur-magonncr. Aniong...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 368.
Published: 01 September 1945
... Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 368 Books Received cations in Linguistics, Vol. 1, No. 5, 1945. Pp. 189-214. Twenty-five cents. Malkiel, Yakov. Development of the Latin Suffixes -antia and -entiu in the Ro- mance Languages, with Special...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 621–646.
Published: 01 December 1942
... and to ascertain the direction of influences they are likely to have exerted on each other: L’ancien franqais a dit jusqu’au XVe sikle soltain, soudain, latin populaire ‘sdlitdnus (sdlitdneus est attest6 5 basse Cpoque) . . . et soltif, soutif, issu du pr6cCdent par substitution de suffixe, d’aprPs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 219–227.
Published: 01 June 1944
... an intermediate "entieir.' Entier represents entir with change of final syllable influenced by the common suffix -ier.s The historical grammars state the law that a vowel of support (e) is produced in O.F. in the final syllable after Latin primary consonant groups whose last element is a liquid...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 267–289.
Published: 01 September 1947
... PaG unstressed [ i J PaG [i] occurs in unstressed syllables as a high-central vowel and is derived from the following sources : ( 1) MHG i in the following suffixes : -ic, Sde:nix “stony”, caidix “ripe”, wenix “a little”, dregix “muddy”, gridelix “grouchy”, daSdix “thirsty i: wrix...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 377–378.
Published: 01 September 1946
... development one occasionally, but rarely, meets a statement that one would wish expressed other- wise. For instance (p. 48) the suffixed article inn does not lose its A (from hinn) ; it never had an 12, but goes back to the older “free 378 Reviews article” inn. More serious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 285–291.
Published: 01 September 1952
... in Webster’s New International Dictionary, 1949.) The Latin suffix -ineus (feminine -inea), according to the Ziew generally accepted by philologists, signifies “having the nature of” or possessing.” In our opinion, however, it consists of the preposition in an adjectival ending derived from ire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 367–368.
Published: 01 September 1945
..., 1945. Pp. 189-214. Twenty-five cents. Malkiel, Yakov. Development of the Latin Suffixes -antia and -entiu in the Ro- mance Languages, with Special Regard to Ibero-Romance. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Publications in Linguistics, Vol. 1, No. 4, 1945. Pp. vi...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 326–339.
Published: 01 December 1956
....” Another favorite suffix in SP is -nesse. This is, of course, that most commonly used in Old English in forming abstract nouns, and a number of the Old English formations are retained in SP, both of common words like dimnes “caligo,” forgetelnes “oblivio,” and rarer words like forletenesse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 376–377.
Published: 01 September 1946
.... For instance (p. 48) the suffixed article inn does not lose its A (from hinn) ; it never had an 12, but goes back to the older “free ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1951
... citations range from the Greeks to Thomson. A third appendix lists epithets formed with the suffix -y (“pulpy,” “airy”) as they appear in scientific writing. Each appendix is logically integrated with the one preceding, and the total effect is somewhat overwhelming. One feels, however...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1953
... English” (pp. 281-89). Thomas Pyles traces variations between the pretentious and the sensible in “That Fine Italian ‘A’ in American English” (pp. 290-95). R. W. Zandvoort writes “On Two Col- lective Functions of the Nominal S-Suffix” (pp. 296-305). A. W. Read discusses “English Words...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (4): 426–428.
Published: 01 December 1975
.... In the course of his demonstration, he traces an evolutionary stylistic change from “linear” in the Caedmonic poems-Gardner is very fond of -ic suffixes, so much so that he unfortunately refers to the hermit Guthlac as a “good her- metic [sic] individual” (p. 107)-to “vertical” in the riddles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 669–672.
Published: 01 December 1941
.... vii + 114. 6s. ITALIAN Kennard, Joseph Spencer. A Literary History of the Italian Peo- ple. New York: The Macmillan Co., 1941. Pp. xii + 418. $5.00. PORTUGUESE Allen, Joseph H. D., Jr. Portuguese Word-Formation with Suffixes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 184–198.
Published: 01 June 1953
...] occurs in unstressed syllables as a high-front vowel, derived from : (1) MHG i in the suffixes -ic (jde:nic “stony -inc (tsaidiy “newspaper -isch (naerif “crazy -zic (fae: tsic “forty”, fuftsic “fifty and with loss of t from -ig (e) t in bredic “sermon”. (2) The connective vowel...