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Italian lexis across the centuries

Code: 147638
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Marina Marasović-Alujević
doc. dr. sc. Antonia Luketin-Alfirević
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The students will follow the development of the Italian lexical system from
the first written monuments till nowadays. The etymology, origin and
distribution will be studied as well.
1. Lexical system of Italian language
2.Main sources of Italian lexical fund
3. Pre-roman elements
4. Loanwords
5. Etymologic strata of Italian language
6. Neologisms
7. Greek influence on Italian lexis
8. First written documents in Italian language
9.Lexis of Italian writers in the 13th and 14th century.
10. The development of Italian lexis in the 15 century
11. Loanwords in the 16th century
12. Vocabolario degli Accademici della Crusca
13.Italian words in European languages
14 Influence of French language
15. Influence of Spanish language
  1. Maurizio Dardano: Nuovo manualetto di linguistica italiana
  2. Marina Marasović Alujević: Introduzione allo studio della lingua italiana
Optional literature:
  1. Claudio Marazzini: Breve storia della lingua italiana
  2. Claudio Marazzini: La storia della lingua italiana attraverso i testi
5. semester
Talijanski jezik 5 - Regular studij - Italian Language and Literature
Consultations schedule: