Project - Distinguishing Between Polysemy and Homonymy - ID:05824 - Volum 25 pagini


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1. Introduction......1
2. Polysemy and Homonymy: Background Information......2

3. Etymology.......4

3.1 Etymology of Polysemous Words........................................ 4
3.1.1 Polysemy and Metaphor............................................. 4
3.1.2 Polysemy and Metonymy.......................................... 5
3.1.3 Polysemy Arising Through Foreign Influence and Semantic Borrowing......6
3.2 Etymology of Homonyms...................................................7

4. Shared or a Core Meaning...........................................9
4.1 Shared or a Core Meaning in Polysemy..................................10
4.2 Shared or a Core Meaning in Homonymy............................... 12

5. Sense Enumeration Lexicon and Generative Lexicon Approach.......13
5.1 Sense Enumeration Lexicon............................................... 13
5.1.1 The Sense Enumeration Lexicon Hypothesis Arguing
For Similar Representation of Polysemy and Homonymy...... 13
5.2 Pustejovsky’s Criticism of Sense Enumeration Lexicon............. 15
5.3 Generative Lexicon Approach as Alternative to Sense Enumeration Lexicon....15
5.3.1 Alternative Theories to Sense Enumeration Lexicon Hypothesis........16

6. Is Polysemy and Homonymy Really So Different?........................... 17
6.1 Distinguishing Between Polysemy and Homonymy................ 18
6.1.1 Tests to Distinguish Between Polysemy and Homonymy

7. Conclusion................................................................... 19
8. References................................................................... 21