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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 March 2021
...David Simpson desimpson@ucdavis.edu Keywords for Today: A Twenty-First-Century Vocabulary; The Keywords Project . Edited by Colin MacCabe and Holly Yanacek . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xviii + 393 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 June 1941
... section 8, S.V. estendre. 203 204 Old Provenpl Style and Vocabulary porals-das hort nicht auf zu rasseln, zu schreien, zzl wirbeln, zu mauen, zu fluchen. Here, the verbs follow one another in the same order as the substantives to which they refer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 June 1951
.... The volume deserves a place upon the shelf of educated families, alongside the family Bible and the hymnbook. CLAIRHAYDEN BELL University of California The Influence of English on the German Vocabulary to 1700. By PHILIP...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 200–211.
Published: 01 June 1952
...Howard Stone Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 THE LOST VOCABULARY OF THE CID By HOWARDSTONE The Cavttar de fnio Cid stands as one of the earliest linguistic and literary monuments of an essentially formulated neo-Latin language...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 326–339.
Published: 01 December 1956
...Henry Hargreaves Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 THE VOCABULARY OF THE SURTEES PSALTER By HENRYHARGREAVES‘ It has been suggested that a systematic study of the series of extant Psalters in Old and Middle English would...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 273–276.
Published: 01 September 1948
...A. Laurence Muir Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE EARLY ENGLISH PSALTERS AND THE ENGLISH VOCABULARY By A. LAURENCEMUIR A comparison of the Early English Psalters uncovers a mine of information about...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 191–204.
Published: 01 June 1943
...J. H. Neumann © 1943 University of Washington 1943 JONATHAN SWIFT AND THE VOCABULARY OF ENGLISH By J. H. NEUMANN Next to Johnson, the most important literary figure of the eight- eenth century to concern himself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 1945
... Indian-language enterprise, and assures him that he will “offer his services cheerfully.”8 Again, in 1800, Jefferson writes to Benjamin Hawkins, who was at this time United States commissioner among the Creeks, requesting from him vocabularies of the Choctaw and the Chickasaw groups...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 244.
Published: 01 June 1951
... families, alongside the family Bible and the hymnbook. CLAIRHAYDEN BELL University of California The Influence of English on the German Vocabulary to 1700. By PHILIP MOTLEYPALMER. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 387–390.
Published: 01 December 1950
... (1918), 144-56. Alfred Coester, Literary History of Spanish America (review), Hispank, I (1918), 60-62. “Spanish-American Poets of Today and Yesterday : I, Ruben Dario,” Hispank, I1 (1919), 64-81. Los Amantes de Ternel, by Hartzenbusch. Edited with introduction, notes, and vocabulary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 506.
Published: 01 September 1941
...? Is there a presumption that he coined any words or adapted any? What percentage of his vocabulary has survived? Certainly one impres- sion received from a cursory examination of the concordance is that by the third decade of the sixteenth century the language had acquired a stabilized and flexible...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 243–244.
Published: 01 June 1951
... of California The Influence of English on the German Vocabulary to 1700. By PHILIP MOTLEYPALMER. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Pub- lications in Linguistics, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1950. Pp. 37. The shelves of the Harvard Library still maintain silent and bulky witness...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 March 1969
.... Everywhere, according to Hatfield, Fielding saw that noble words were being corrupted, emptied of their original and proper meanings, and euphemistically applied to ignoble purposes: the ethical vocabulary of the Christian humanist tradition-terns such as love and honor, virtue and prudence-had...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Sverre Arestad 506 Reviews Norwegian Word Studies. By EINARHAUGEN. Volume I, The Vo- cabularies of Sigrid Undset and Iwar Aasen; volume 11, The Vocabularies of the Old Norse Sagas and of Henrik Wergeland. Madison : The University of Wisconsin Press, 1942. Mimeo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 245–247.
Published: 01 June 1951
...” (for sledding)-which the Word Geography limits to Virginia and its western environs. But a vocabulary survey such as the present one, limited, as it must be, to words of restricted use or application, is bound to represent a relatively small linguistic sampling (97 items with more than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... A. Pocock argues that the “rhetorical and conceptual” structures of the American political vocabulary can be traced back largely to the Atlantic republican tradition, in particular to “the classical analysis of corruption.” While, with a nod to people such as Moore, he concedes that “this language...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 87–91.
Published: 01 March 1943
...-out vocabulary (with valuable references to standard works). Special attention, in the form of a supplementary note of two pages, is given to the use of the negative. The text proper is preceded by a select bibliography of forty-four numbers (including only the most important works...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 307–308.
Published: 01 September 1963
... Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1962. Pp. xii + 295. $7.00. While Marie Boroff concentrates on Sir Cumin, her primary concerns are with diction and meter as related to the larger problems of vocabulary and metrics of the alliterative tradition-problems which have not been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 506–510.
Published: 01 September 1941
... did Wyatt actually employ in his poetry? What percentage of the words are of native, and what of foreign origin? Did he have a penchant for using recently acquired words? Is there a presumption that he coined any words or adapted any? What percentage of his vocabulary has survived? Certainly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 3–12.
Published: 01 March 1945
... of Parry’s connec- tion with the Mirror is discovered, we should probably assume that R. P. is still unknown. Because I am now preparing an edition of The Mirror of Knight- hood, I have been eager to learn something about its translators. And so, when R. P.’s vocabulary began to interest me...