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Gwara i dialekt w perspektywie historycznej
Slang and dialect in historical perspective

Author(s): Błażej Osowski
Subject(s): Language studies, Language and Literature Studies, Cultural history, Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Recent History (1900 till today), Historical Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Western Slavic Languages
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
Keywords: dialect; historical dialectology; concept; term; 20th century
Summary/Abstract: The paper verifies the 7 essential characteristics for understanding what it is that dialectology and historical dialectology: (1) geographic diversity, (2) social differentiation, (3) subject of study, (4) opposition ‘dialect-literary language’, (5) chronological aspect, (6) focus on Old Polish language, (7) irregularity of dialectal features. Author used the articles about the origins of Polish literary language. An additional aim of this article is to seek answers to the question: Does the history of dialects may be helpful in the diagnosis of the present situation?

  • Page Range: 381-392
  • Page Count: 12
  • Publication Year: 2018
  • Language: Polish