Shift #356

soon → almost

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Type Cognates
Language 1 English
Language 2 German
Lexeme fast
Meaning 1 quickly, in a short time
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Meaning 2 almost
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Comment OED
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Type Polysemy
Language Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme skoro
Meaning 1 2) вскоре, скоро [Толстой 2001: 547]
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Meaning 2 3) nearly то jе скоро готово
"It is nearly read. I nearly fell off"
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Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme bald
Meaning 1 soon komm bald wieder!
"come back soon!"
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Meaning 2 almost es ist bald nichts mehr zu sehen
"You nearly cannot see anything any more."
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Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme snart
Meaning 1 soon
Direction
Meaning 2 almost
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