lexicalisation


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Noun1.lexicalisation - the process of making a word to express a concept
linguistic process - a process involved in human language
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Lexikalisierung
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Talmy's (1985, 2000) cross-linguistic typology of lexicalisation patterns makes a distinction between satellite-framed and verb-framed languages.
As argued in Krug (1998), innit has resulted from a process of lexicalisation (Traugott 1994): the invariable tag question isn't it has become monomorphemic and opaque, and is, therefore, no longer divisible into the three lexical items that it comprises, namely the third person singular present form is, the negative marker not and the third person singular neuter subject pronoun it.
Autre exemple de suppression de la contrainte grammaticale (imparfait francais a valeur causative et durative) au profit d'une lexicalisation de cette double valeur par le verbe commencer a qui implique une valeur durative au proces exprime par le verbe predicatif qui le suit (tourner sur lui-meme) et signifie aussi que c 'est parce que l, arbre commence a tourner sur lui-meme que les enfants entendent un grincement:
Jean-Francois Thomas ("Problemes de polysemie et de synonymie dans la lexicalisation de lespace et du temps en latin"--pp.
Lexicalisation of abbreviations contributes to language development; it is one way languages create new words.
Howarth (1998), who also found that technical senses posed the least problems for the students in the corpus he analysed, suggests that this could be result of a greater degree of lexicalisation and therefore familiarity of collocations.
In the following sections, I will give a brief overview on the spatial semantics of the verbal root and its lexicalisation patterns (3.
No unambiguous motivation can be found in lexicalisation either.
This is also the hunch behind the Exhaustive Lexicalisation Principle of Ramchand (2007) and Fabregas (2007), stating that each feature in the syntactic structure has to be lexicalized, otherwise the structure is ill-formed.
sad person, and for this reason resists lexicalisation.
The transformation process heading towards lexicon has been viewed as lexicalisation which mostly occurs in words and phrases with a syntactic function and whereby a linguistic expression carrying a grammatical meaning obtains an independent meaning and becomes part of the lexicon (e.
word formation as a lexicalisation of grammatical structures.