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  1. Wiktionary:Tea room/2017/November - Wiktionary

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    As Cartagena is being traduced, most people go for the name "New Carthago", as eg. New York, New Jersey, etc., meaning a copy of a city in the colonisator's country. The history of Cartagena - Spain might be quite similar as being the "New" edition of an existing name in the country of origin.

  2. What is a old english word for house? | Yahoo Answers

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    Jan 07, 2010 · Middle English is the name given by historical linguists to the diverse forms of the English language in use between the late 11th century and about 1470, when the Chancery Standard, a form of...

  3. Pseudonym - Unionpedia, the concept map

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    A pseudonym or alias is a name that a person or group assumes for a particular purpose, which can differ from their first or true name (orthonym). 5393 relations.

  4. flwyd | Entries tagged with word

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    First attested in the 1470s as Middle English escochon, from Anglo-French escuchoun, from Vulgar Latin an unattested Vulgar Latin form derived from Latin scūtum, shield. ---L. So "a blot upon the escutcheon" could also be a euphemism for a period.

  5. The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers in English - August 2017

  6. languagehat.com : Cavafy in Turkish.

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    Dec 22, 2013 · 1650s, ‘table of contents of a series of lectures, etc.,’ from Late Latin syllabus ‘list,’ a misreading of Greek sittybos (plural of sittyba ‘parchment label, table of contents,’ of unknown origin) in a 1470s edition of Cicero’s “Ad Atticum” iv.5 and 8. The proper plural would be syllabi.

  7. Introduction to Linguistics | Jolanta Bachan

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    A stem or base has lexical meaning. An inflection has grammatical meaning. Subject-verb agreement - the subject has to agree with the verb in person and number. number - grammatical form; quantity is the meaning. Verbs have tenses - a form; time is the meaning, what we refer to. superfixes (stress languages; tone languages), eg. stress changes

  8. languagehat.com : ORDOBAZARETS.

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    According to this Russian wikipedia article, before that, in the 17th Century, gost’ had a specific meaning, it was a merchant ‘title’ granted by the tsar and carried with it special privileges, including the right to trade abroad. There were only about 30 ‘titled’ gost’s at the time.

  9. Could this portrait be of a young William Shakespeare ...

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    Oct 06, 2017 · Perhaps this has meaning, or it may be the lace maker made a mistake. It is also possible the artist got carried away with his brush and added an extra couple of arms to the star by mistake. The elaborate lace collar worn by the sitter of The Cobbe Portrait also shows a carefully defined repeating pattern, but, as far as I can see, no similar ...

  10. Significant Works of Historical Art and Craftsmanship ...

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    Aug 23, 2019 · Poseuses can refer to a person who seeks to attract notice by an artificial or affected manner, but it was also slang at the time for a prostitute. This woman/women are undoubtedly prostitutes as well as models - this one is undressing to be used as a model in the artist's studio (you were 100% correct, there).

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