11-morphology - Note-taking guide for INDV101 Language,...

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Note-taking guide for INDV101 Language, Spring 2009, Wed., 18/2 Explain what the two interesting facts about English words are. What does the word ‘cool’ tell you? What else do you know when you know a word? Illustrate with examples in (1). (1) “I like to cook with garlic. I made roasted garlic yesterday.” *I garlicked yesterday. What are the two kinds of words in a language? Give the definition for each type. What kinds of words are those in (2) and (3)? (2) blog blogosphere Iraqnophobia bling-bling phishing downsizing (3) on of the although at What is a morpheme ? What does (4) tell you about morphemes? (4) pizza + -s = pizzas thread + -ed = threaded How many morphemes are there in the word ‘relive’? What do they mean? What do the examples in (5) tell you about the function of ‘-ment’? (5) government, development, equipment What is the definition of free morphemes ? What about bound morphemes ? Give examples for each type. What is the
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2009 for the course INDV 101 taught by Professor Walker during the Spring '07 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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11-morphology - Note-taking guide for INDV101 Language,...

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