Original scientific article
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Negation as an empirical/conceptual tool: A case study with V-V compounds

Kazuhiko Fukushima
E-mail: kaz.zisin@gmail.com
Kansai Gaidai University
Abstract: This case study with Japanese lexical V-V compounds reveals descriptive and conceptual utility of negation. The compounds are a very popular and controversial target of research where headedness plays...

Original scientific article
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On the marginality of lexical blending

Rita Brdar-Szabó
E-mail: rita.brdar.szabo@gmail.com
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9582-4285
Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest

Mario Brdar
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9582-4285
Sveučilište u Osijeku
Abstract: In spite of a recent surge of interest in it, blending remains among the most poorly understood and elusive word formation processes. What almost everybody seems to be agreed on is that, although it a...

Original scientific article
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On the analysability of English exocentric compounds

Réka Benczes
E-mail: rbenczes@yahoo.com
Loránd Eötvös University, English Linguistics PhD Program, Budapest
Abstract: In the past two decades, numerous studies have been written on the successful application of metaphor, metonymy and blending in the analysis of idiomatic expressions which traditional linguistic liter...

Original scientific article
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Garden plants and butter knives – the effects of lexical and relation priming on nominal compound processing by native and non-native speakers of English

Frane Malenica
E-mail: fmalenica@unizd.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1926-1353
Sveučilište u Zadru

Lucija Žinić
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1926-1353
University of Zadar
Abstract: Compounds are a frequent occurrence in the English language, but the way in which speakers, both native and non-native, process compounds is still a topic of discussion. Two factors have an influence ...

State-of-the-art article
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Coordination throughout the history of Croatian orthography

Ermina Ramadanović
E-mail: eramadan@ihjj.hr
Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Zagreb

Mihaela Matešić
University of Rijeka, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Abstract: In contemporary linguistics, subordination and coordination are most commonly used in syntax, with co-ordination referring to independent clauses, and subordination to the dependent ones. In this pape...