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Linguistics 201/ S HIPLEY T EST O NE R EVIEW S HEET Sample Questions : A. Write True or False before each statement. ____ 1.The word books contains one morpheme. ____ 2. Onomatopoeic expressions are intended as verbal icons. ____ 3. Words such as the, of, and, at, to, are examples of content words. . ____ 4. English makes extensive use of infixes and circumfixes in its morphology. ____ 5. No theory on the origin of language has been scientifically proven. _____ 6. The words ‘teacher’ and ‘warmer’ both contain the same morpheme -er. _____ 7. The words ‘spin, span, spawn’ all contain the morpheme ‘sp’. _____ 8. An ape can only acquire the spoken language skills of a two or three year old. B. Multiple Choice—Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Slips of the tongue and other accidental mistakes in speech would be studied in connection with a) linguistic competence b) linguistic performance c) descriptive linguistics d) transformational grammar. 2. A sign showing rocks falling to represent a rock slide is an example of
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Unformatted text preview: a) symbol b) icon C. Match each underlined morpheme or word as one of the following: 1. ___ laga/lalaga i. acronym 2. ___ CdROM ii. reduplication 3. ___ cheeseburger iii. simple word 4. ___ salamander iv. blend D. Finish the statement . 1. Classifying languages according to structure is known as language ________________ 2. The”-er” suffix in “rocker” is a ______________ suffix. 3 The head of the construction “NP --> Art Adj N” is __________. 4. ______________ categories are comprised of phrasal and lexical categories 5. A verb which requires a direct object is known as a ___________________ verb. 1 E. Indicate the category of each underlined word in the following sentences. a. A jogger ran toward the end of the lane. F. Give the Deep Structure and the Surface Structure of the following phrase, and draw a tree diagram of each. What has the student seen? 2...
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This note was uploaded on 06/11/2008 for the course LINGUISTIC 201 taught by Professor Shiply during the Spring '07 term at Western Washington.

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