Regularity in Semantic Change - Traugott, Elizabeth Closs, and Dasher, Richard B

This important study of semantic change examines how new meanings arise through language use, especially the various ways in which speakers and writers experiment with uses of words and constructions in the flow of strategic interaction with addressees. There has been growing interest in exploring systemicities in semantic change from a number of ...

Regularity in Semantic Change 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521583787


Regularity in Semantic Change 2007, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521617918

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