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Autor:  Pat
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  03/OUT/2005 6:13 PM
Assunto:  Word meaning change
 
Mensagem: 

Hi ,

I need examples of words in English that have changed their meaning thought the time. Like the word "irado" in Portuguese . That can mean nowadays a completely different sense as it was in the past.

eg. Ele é um profesor irado! (é um professor legal , ótimo).

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Word meaning change  –  Pat  03/OUT/2005, 6:13 PM
Word meaning change  –  Tiago  03/OUT/2005, 8:49 PM
Word meaning change  –  Tiago  03/OUT/2005, 8:52 PM
Word meaning change  –  Pat  03/OUT/2005, 9:37 PM
Word meaning change  –  Dale/RS  04/OUT/2005, 12:02 AM

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