A change in the function of a word, when a noun is used as verb or a verb is used as a noun it is called:

A. Compounding
B. Clipping
C. Hypocorism
D. Conversion

D. Conversion

Linguistics mcqs

1. Intro to Language 2. Intro to Linguistics
3. Phonetics 4. Phonology
5. Morphology 6. Syntax
7. Semantics 8. Pragmatics
9. Stylistics 10. Applied Linguistics
11. Socio-Linguistics 12. Psycho-Linguistics
13. Discourse Analysis 14. Corpus

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