O que é Neologismo e qual a diferença dele com Estrangeirismo? Quando ocorre este efeito ou efeitos?

What is "Neologismo" and what a difference it with "Estrangeirismo"? When this occurs effect or effects?

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Estrangeirismo: linguistic phenomenon that includes a word or expression from another language in our vocabulary: Show, design, feedback.

Neologismo: linguistic phenomenon that creates or adapts words into Portuguese.

Beijo pouco, falo menos ainda. Mas invento palavras Que traduzem a ternura mais funda E mais cotidiana. Inventei, por exemplo, o verbo teadorar. Intransitivo: Teadoro, Teodora [Bandeira, Manuel]


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    Good answer, edit and translate to Portuguese (don't remove English answer). Thanks!
    – Chigurh
    Jul 14, 2015 at 20:08

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