handout questions Finnish VH SAMPA - Ling 304 504 Anthro 317 Questions about Finnish vowel harmony 1 All of the suffixes show up in two different forms

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Ling 304 / 504 / Anthro 317 Questions about Finnish vowel harmony 1. All of the suffixes show up in two different forms. Which feature is different between these two forms? _________________________ That is the “harmonizing feature”. [back] 2. Draw a diagram to show the lexical representation and derivation for [tyt2lt{] ‘from the girl’. t [-cons, +son, Dorsal, Labial] t [-cons, +son, Dorsal, Labial] l t [-cons, +son, Dorsal, Labial] [+back] [-back] [+round] [-round] 3. Consider the words [porissA] ‘in Pori’, [nAiseltA] ‘from the woman’, and [sisAreltA] ‘from the sister’. What is surprising about the forms of these suffixes? 4. The vowel in which position in the word is determining the choice of suffix vowel?

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