Diachronic Problems in Phonosymbolism

Edita and Inedita, 1979–1988

Volume I

ISBN 9789027220660 | EUR 110.00 | USD 165.00
ISBN 9789027274335 | EUR 110.00 | USD 165.00
Phonosymbolism, or sound symbolism (Lautsymbolik), is a vital ingredient of language growth. Many serious scholars, however, have regarded it with embarrassment or indifference. A cautious reintroduction of phonosymbolism as a factor responsible for changes undergone, in varying degrees, by most languages would now seem to be in order. The present volume brings together a number of recent articles on this subject, focusing mostly on problems from Romance languages, especially Spanish; but English also figures prominently.
[Not in series, EAI 1]  1990.  vii, 274 pp.
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