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Morfologické osobitosti medzijazykových homoným v súčasných slovanských jazykoch
Morphological Features of Interlingual Homonyms in Contemporary Slavic Languages

Author(s): Marta Lacková
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Slavistický ústav Jána Stanislava Slovenskej akadémie vied
Keywords: Homonym; word class; grammatical category

Summary/Abstract: The paper deals with lexical units of homonymic character that operate on inter-linguistic level in contemporary Slavic languages with the emphasis on their morphological features. Interlingustic homonyms are defined and classified in order to provide the theoretical background for further research. The above mentioned lexical units find their realization within the word classes of nouns, verbs, adjectives and marginally pronouns, adverbs. At the same time, they display differences in grammatical categories across the compared languages.

  • Issue Year: 49/2014
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 148-154
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: Slovak