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Query:   compound nouns
Author:  Caroline Reul
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   General Linguistics

Summary:   AFTER MONTHS, A SUMMARY OF ANSWERS I RECEIVED TO MY REQUEST FOR SOURCES
OR LISTS OF COMPOUND NOUNS. THESE WERE ALL HELPFUL THOUGH I HAD HOPED
FOR ACTUAL LISTS OF COMPOUNDS. THANKS TO THOSE WHO SENT ME THE
FOLLOWING INFO:



1: TWO SITESS THAT ARE STYLE GUIDELINE ON TREATMENT OF COMPOUNDS:

HTTP://WWW.WILBERS.COM/PART24.HTM

HTTP://WWW.UREL.BERKELEY.EDU/UREL/STYLEGUIDE/STYLEGUIDE_WORDLIST.HTML


2. A PAPER WITH LOTS OF EXAMPLES

LIBERMAN, MARK AND RICHARD SPROAT. 1992.

LL Issue: 13.375
Date Posted: 11-Feb-2002
Original Query: Read original query