Capitonym capitonym (kap-i-toh-nim) noun a word that changes pronunciation and meaning when it is capitalized as in the following poems: job's job in august, an august patriarch was reading an ad in reading, mass long-suffering job secured a job. What is a word, that when you capitalized the first letter, the meaning and pronunciation will change update: i don't think you understand tx _dianne i overlooked at first) has exactly what you are describing -- a particular kind of heteronym which some now call a capitonym. Words think you know about them think again the english language can be one of the hardest to learn and one of the most confusing you might think you know what a word means, but it might mean something entirely different. St stephen's heritage church main menu skip to content home history saint stephen heritage cemetery weddings funerals prayers & poems loving shepherd devotions original poems pocket testimonies reflections on life and god that the word march is a capitonym.
This set will help to learn effective reading strategy learn with flashcards, games, and more for free. Axton - the patrick henry community college men's soccer team played its home opener tuesday afternoon. Capitonym a word which changes its meaning and pronunciation when capitalised eg polish and polish , august and august , concord and concord hypernym a word that has a more general meaning than another eg in english vocabulary 1 l r. Meanwhile in dutch, the single character 'ij' (known as the dutch 'y') is fully capitalized, for instance, with the city of ijmuiden contents 1 parts of speech 11 pronouns 12 places internet capitalization conventions capitonym, a word that changes its meaning (and sometimes.
Us president issues executive order that gives him control of the internet as for the 'we the people' thingie that 'p' was capitalized for a reason (it's called a capitonym), and many of the authors weren't exactly thinking of yours or my interests i'm afraid. Definitions of capitonym, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of capitonym, analogical dictionary of capitonym (english. 25 words for other words by paul anthony jones august 5, 2016 istock a capitonym is a word whose meaning changes depending on whether it is capitalized or not, like turkey and turkey, polish and polish, or august and august. Study flashcards on texes generalist 4-8 (111) at cramcom quickly memorize the terms, phrases and much more cramcom makes it easy to get the grade you want.
Taking this example, everyday is an adjective that means commonplace, ordinary, or normal every day means each day or numerous other similar words which have a different meaning when e. There is actually a name for them, but don't google and spoil the fun :. Subject: re: you're not a 'citizen' under the internal revenue code patrick -- no man or woman can be a citizen, national or state citizen either a capitonym is a word that changes its meaning (and sometimes pronunciation.
Words about words, onym,words ending in oym, etymology, word games. Warren throckmorton, a longtime antagonist of the league of the south, is upset this morning by tom watson's racist views rudel december 28, 2013 at 9:19 pm. Founding fathers - and mothers 714 likes we are a society of free individuals forming ourselves into a new nation by exercising our right of. Capitonym: a word that changes its meaning (and sometimes pronunciation) when it's capitalized march and march heteronym: words that have the same spelling, but different meaning and sometimes different pronunciation, such as lead (to conduct) and lead (a metal. Mondegreen was included in the 2000 edition of the random house webster's college dictionary, and in the oxford english dictionary in 2002 imaginary characters created by a poet see also -onym homonym capitonym homograph polysemy mondegreen mad gab topic. Capitonym takes on new meaning when capitalized (polish vs polish.