Friday, 21 February 2020

TWELVE REASONS FOR “CHANGE OF MEANING”




1.    Generalisation
2.    Specialisation
3.    Extension or Transference, followed by Differentiation of Meaning
4.    Association of Ideas
5.    Polarisation or colouring
6.    Loss of Distinctive colouring
7.    Metaphorical Application
8.    Euphemism
9.    Prudery
10   Reversal of meaning
11.  Popular Misunderstanding
12. Proper Names become ordinary parts of speech

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