A History of the Spanish Language through Texts by Christopher Pountain

By Christopher Pountain

A background of the Spanish Language via Texts examines the evolution of the Spanish language from the center a long time to the current day. Pountain explores a variety of texts from poetry, via newspaper articles and political files, to a Bunuel movie script and a love letter. With keypoints and a cautious indexing and cross-referencing approach this publication can be utilized as a freestanding background of the language independently of the illustrative texts themselves.

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It may happen that when we preach these things there are people who are angry with us and say: these men who preach this rule [only] pretend to observe it; for priests and deacons commit many such [offences]; and indeed, brothers, sometimes this is the case, more is the pity. For some of the clergy are even wont to get drunk and are not ashamed to destroy things without reason, and to utter insults and to fight in their revelries. But surely all are to be condemned . . I teach the precepts of my Saviour .

PASSARU[S]. The lack of formal parallel with Latin is sometimes attributable to morphological, rather than phonetic, modification. Sp. moler is clearly associable with Lat. ˘ LE˘RE [MO ˘ LO]; it has the same basic meaning of ‘to grind’, ‘mill’ and it resemMO bles it phonetically in a very obvious way. MO from the stem-stressed third conjugation to the inflection-stressed second conjugation, of the kind that happened very frequently in Spanish (Spanish does not in fact have any verbs deriving directly from the Latin third conjugation, in which the infinitive is stressed on the stem rather than the ending).

Non se circumueniat qui talis est [non e cuempetet elo uamne en iui]; jn illo enim jmpletur quod 5 scriptum est: jn quo judicio judicaueritis judicauimini. Forsitam [alquieras] quando jsta preˆdicamus aliqui contra nos jrascuntur et dicunt: jpsi qui hoc predicant hoc jmplere dissimulant [tardar an por jnplire]; jpsi sacerdotes, presuiteres et diacones talia plura conmittunt [tales muito fazen]; et quidam, fratres, alicotiens [alquanda beces] uerum est, quod pejus est. 2 Set num [certe] quid toti condemnandi sunt .

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