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Compound Words in Spanish
Language: en
Pages: 451
Authors: María Irene Moyna
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This is the first book devoted entirely to the history of compound words in Spanish. Based on data obtained from Spanish dictionaries and databases of the past thousand years, it documents the evolution of the major compounding patterns of the language. It analyzes the structural, semantic, and orthographic features of
Foundations of Bilingual Memory
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Roberto R. Heredia, Jeanette Altarriba
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-22 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Foundations of Bilingual Memory provides a valuable update to the field of bilingual memory and offers a new psychological perspective on how the bilingual mind encodes, stores, and retrieves information. This volume emphasizes theoretical issues, such as classic memory approaches, Compound-Coordinate Bilingualism, Bilingual Dual Coding Theory, and Working Memory, about
Further Insights into Contrastive Analysis
Language: en
Pages: 610
Authors: Jacek Fisiak
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-02-28 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

After a period of crisis in the 1960s, Contrastive Analysis has now regained its firm position, although in a different form and with broader goals. This collection of papers reflects the scope of research and the range of interest of linguists who are involved in contrastive linguistics research. The volume
The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Morphology
Language: en
Pages: 638
Authors: Antonio Fábregas, Víctor Acedo-Matellán, Grant Armstrong, María Cristina Cuervo, Isabel Pujol Payet
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-03 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Morphology presents a state-of-the-art, detailed and exhaustive overview of all aspects of Spanish morphology, paying equal attention to the empirical complexities of the morphological system and the theoretical issues that they raise. As such, this handbook is relevant both for those interested in the facts
To be or not to be a Word
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Iraide Ibarretxe-Antuñano, José-Luis Mendívil-Giró
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-02 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This book discusses the nature and definition of what a word is in Linguistics. This is not an easy task since the term subsumes a wide range of phenomena explored from an even wider array of perspectives. Although words are the most accessible linguistic units from the speaker’s introspection viewpoint,