Limit search to available items
Book Cover
E-book

Title Anglicisms in Europe : linguistic diversity in a global context / edited by Roswitha Fischer and Hanna Pułaczewska
Published Newcastle : Cambridge Scholars, 2008
Online access available from:
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (xv, 339 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: studying anglicisms / Roswitha Fischer -- Unpleasant, unnecessary, unintelligible? Cognitive and communicative criteria for evaluating borrowings and alternative strategies / Esme Winter-Froemel -- How and why are anglicisms often different from their English etymons? / Nevena Alexieva -- Face control, electronic soap and the four-storey cottage with a jacuzzi: anglicisation, globalisation and the creation of linguistic difference / John Dunn -- Die Anglizismen und ihre Behandlung in der Sprachreinigung um 1900 / Irene Doval -- How to determine the success of French language policy on anglicisms-some methodological considerations / John Humbley -- First names as an indication of openness towards Anglo-American culture / Roswitha Fischer -- Domestication and foreignisation / Pertti Hietarnata -- Anglicisms in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games / Virginia Pulcini -- English shortenings in German police and armed forces periodicals / Heiko Girnth, Sascha Michel -- English elements in company names: global and regional considerations / Angelika Bergien -- The de-anglicization of the vocabulary of informatics in French / Tibor Örsi -- Anglicisms in German and Polish hip-hop magazines / Hanna Pułaczewska -- Anglicisms in Spanish homosexual terminology / Felix Rodríguez González -- Some comments on the Dictionary of European anglicisms and some suggestions for its second edition exemplified by the entry Kids / Ulrich Busse -- Adaptation of English loanwords as reflected in dictionaries of anglicisms / Marcin Kilarski, Marcin Ptaszyński -- Non-adapted anglicisms in Italian: attutudes, frequency counts, and lexicographic implications / Cristiano Furiassi
Summary The present volume deals Other the influence of the English lexis on other European languages in various fields of discourse, social attitudes towards this phenomenon and its reflections in recent lexicographical work. It contains some of the papers read at the conference Anglicisms in Europe 2006, which took place at the University of Regensburg, Germany. It links linguistic aspects Other psychological, social, political and cultural issues, tracing relationships and differences between the re.
Analysis Anglicisms
Linguistic diversity
Notes Selected conference papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject English language -- Influence on foreign languages -- Congresses.
Europe -- Languages -- Foreign words and phrases -- English -- Congresses
Genre/Form Kongress
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Fischer, Roswitha.
Pulaczewska, Hanna.
ISBN 1443825182 (electronic bk.)
1847186564 (hbk.)
9781443825184 (electronic bk.)
9781847186560 (hbk.)