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A communicative and stylistic adaptability of new idioms and idiomatic expressions in Yorùbá literary texts

Author Dayo Akanmu Affiliation School of Languages, Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Lagos, Nigeria Abstract New idioms and idiomatic expressions are quintessentially modern stock expressions that constitute communicative clogs in Yorùbá routine discourses because of their semantic complexity and deviant nature. Existing studies have established their scope of usage in Yorùbá music but have hardly […]