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    hi ...

    i am new in this site.

    im sorry for my english ..its very easy because i started learn it about 2 mounth ago...

    pleas i need a book talk about the semantic changes in the english language...types of semantic changes....theories of semantic changes........causes of semantic changes..

    and thank you sooooooooooo muuuuuuuutch.

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    Have you tried googling 'semantic change'?

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    Hi,

    If you give me your e-mail adress, I can send you some handouts which explain ( in a very accessible way, I believe) various types of semantic change and what triggers it. I guess it's a good thing to start with, since as you say yourself, you're a beginner and reading some serious "scientific stuff" may be quite a challenge for you;)

    Still, if you are really interested in some books , here are two I can recommend :



    The logical-rhetorical classification of semantic changes / Raphael Sappan.


    Semantic change in English : a study of evaluative developments in the domain of humans / Grzegorz A. Kleparski.
    Last edited by Blackness; 29-Apr-2011 at 13:40.

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    [QUOTE=hichemway;744217]

    You might mean:
    I'm sorry for my English. It's not very easy because I only started to learn it about 2 months ago...
    QUOTE]
    The only obligatorily correctable error is putting in 'not', which was probably a slip.
    R.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    Have you tried googling 'semantic change'?
    hi.. yes i do but i don't find good result..
    thank you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blackness View Post
    Hi,

    If you give me your e-mail adress, I can send you some handouts which explain ( in a very accessible way, I belive) various types of semantic change and what triggers it. I guess it's a good thing to start with, since as you say yourself, you're a beginner and reading some serious "scientific stuff" may be quite a challenge for you;)

    Still, if you are really interested in some books , here are two I can recommend :



    The logical-rhetorical classification of semantic changes / Raphael Sappan.


    Semantic change in English : a study of evaluative developments in the domain of humans / Grzegorz A. Kleparski.
    thank you so mutch for advices and help ...
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    [QUOTE=Raymott;744315]
    Quote Originally Posted by hichemway View Post

    You might mean:
    I'm sorry for my English. It's not very easy because I only started to learn it about 2 months ago...
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    The only obligatorily correctable error is putting in 'not', which was probably a slip.
    R.
    thank you for correction and information..

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    I've just sent you an e-mail, as I'd promised. Hope it reaches you in time ;)

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    yes its arrived in time ....I benefited a lot..

    thank you very mutch..really it's great work.

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    i think you have to read introduction to language it is very for your problem

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