Words and Expressions of Emotion in Medieval English
|Series title:||Studies in English Medieval Language and Literature Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $72.95|
| Book Description: |
This study contains various words and expressions of emotion found in Old and Middle English texts. Words and expressions of emotion in medieval English are discussed lexically, semantically and syntactically. Texts are examined to find appropriate examples to illustrate usage, rivalry among synonyms, constructions peculiar to Old and Middle English.