This is the fullest account ever published of Latin suffixes in English. It explores the rich variety of English words formed by the addition of one or more Latin suffixes, such as -ial, -able, -ability, -ible, and -id. It traces the histories of over 3, 000 words, revealing the range of derivational patterns in Indo-European, Latin, and English.This is the fullest account ever published of Latin suffixes in English.
|Title||:||Latin Suffixal Derivatives in English|
|Author||:||D. Gary Miller|
|Publisher||:||OUP Oxford - 2012-03-29|