Assignment #2

Assignment #2 - Third Assignment (Morphology) 1....

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1 Third Assignment (Morphology) 1. Jabberwocky is a literary experiment designed to show us that it is possible to write a grammatical English text that: a. uses neither the English substantive lexicon nor the English functional lexicon b. only uses non-English words c. uses only the English substantive lexicon and not the English functional lexicon d. uses only the English functional lexicon and not the English substantive lexicon 2. Consider the following word tree: This type of tree could represent which of the following words? a. trans-form-ation-al b. in-con-ceiv-able c. cranberry sauce recipe d. office building chalk board (with the common sense meaning) 3. Choose the option in which the meaning matches the constituent structure: a. A compound meaning a trick which is typically performed by or involves the use of a cat, and the cat has magical properties , with the structure:
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2 b. A compound meaning a trick which is magical and which involves a (possibly ordinary) cat with the structure: c. A compound meaning a trick which is magical and which involves a (possibly ordinary) cat with the structure: d. Both a and c.
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3 4. The green blackboard’ is not contradictory when: a. black bears a primary stress. b. board bears a primary stress. c. both black and green are adjectives. d. green black is a compound. e. none of the above. 5. The word unfortunately has which of the following structures? a. b. c. d.
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4 6. Which of the following contains only closed class morphemes (i.e. nothing could be added to this word class)? a.
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Assignment #2 - Third Assignment (Morphology) 1....

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