New PDF release: Analysis on the Ideographic Characteristics of Some English

By Gao-ming Zhang, Hong Yang

ISBN-10: 1443865338

ISBN-13: 9781443865333

It truly is often authorised that English letters in simple terms symbolize sounds. is that this certainly the case? If now not, how can the thoughts represented via English letters be printed? research at the Ideographic features of a few English Morphemes offers the solutions to those questions via an research of round 900 morphemes. The booklet s aspect of departure for this research is that, simply because English phrases are composed of letters, their definitions will be associated with the thoughts implied via those letters. with a view to supply that English phrases do certainly have ideographic features, the publication analyses the traditional idea of the 4 parts (air, earth, water, and fire), and those parts dating with the part letter series of a morpheme. Given its ground-breaking learn and findings, this quantity is vital studying for either researchers and scholars in linguistics and different similar fields, in addition to for the overall reader with an curiosity in word-formation and symbolism.

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So, body—the circular part of the human body, apart from the head and limbs. Comment: The above analysis on the morphemes limb, part, pedi- and body reveals that the structure of human body is composed of a head (represented by the letter o, c, n), a trunk/body (also represented by the letter o, c, n), limbs (represented by the letter l, r, s, etc). 2 The root ideas of the letter g/G The lower case g represents the earth. Nowadays persons even the pupils know that the earth is a sphere similar to the sun, but the shape of the lower case g is not by any means similar to a sphere.

This need was remedied in time by a simple modification in the shape of C, resulting in G: thus C and G are both derived from Greek ī. The C was, however, sometimes used for both [g] and [k], a custom that survived in later times in such abbreviations as C. for Gaius and Cn. For Gnaeus, two Roman names… Kappa (K) was used in only a few words by the Romans, who, as we have seen, used C to represent the same sound. 32 Chapter Two The above historical facts tell us that:Ϩ) c=g, andϩ) c=k. In fact, what the letter c represents can also be logically derived based on the root ideas of the letter l.

2-7(1). So, 1a) the lower case a—the letter s is in/on the letter c. Please refer to the analysis on the words sag, haze. , 1b) the lower case a—the Noah flood, flood, which is implicit in the meaning of the pref a-. a-: pref 1) (with ns, adjs and advs) not; without; 2) (with vs forming adjs) in the state or process of And according to the four elements theory, when the letter c in the letter a—the physical body of living things with opening(s), and the s-similar letter—flow of bodily liquids with air and heat (fire) in, please refer to the analysis on the morphemes aer(o)- and freeze in the Chapter 1, thus, 2) the lower case a—one of living things (persons, animals or plants).

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