Studien zur Modernen Deutschen Lexikographie

Studien zur Modernen Deutschen Lexikographie
Author: Werner Abraham
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company
ISBN: 9789027227218
Date: 1980
Pages: 338
Format: PDF
Size: 11.2MB

The book sketches the history and technical apparatus of dictionary writing, in detail Ruth Klappen­bach’s Wörterbuch der deutschen Gegenwartssprache. Berlin: Akademieverlag 1956, a loner at its time and setting the pattern for the many other German dictionaries to come. The book’s main chapters are: structure of the single dictionary entry; meaning variants; validations of style; grammatical specifications; quotes; pronunciation; etymologies.