Konceptualizacja choroby w języku angielskim
Conceptualisation of Disease in the English Language
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The paper is devoted to the changes that occurred in the domain of health impairment in English. It presents twelve words, such as Old English adle or untrumness as well as the modern terms like syndrome, depicts their etymology and cognitive background. It shows the motivation of word-creation on the morphological and cultural basis in order to create a coherent picture of the evolution of the concept and its realisations.
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