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A Typology of Verbal Borrowings Jan Wohlgemuth

A Typology of Verbal Borrowings

Jan Wohlgemuth

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ISBN : 9783111731827
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459 pages
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The questions as to why most languages appear to have more trouble borrowing verbs than nouns, and as to the possible mechanisms and paths by which verbs can be borrowed or the obstacles for verb borrowing, have been a topic of interest since theMoreThe questions as to why most languages appear to have more trouble borrowing verbs than nouns, and as to the possible mechanisms and paths by which verbs can be borrowed or the obstacles for verb borrowing, have been a topic of interest since the late 19t