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Unformatted text preview: 2. What information about your native language is available to you as part of your native speaker intuition? Specifically, what things do you know about the sounds, words, and sentences of your language? 3. What are three reasons computers dont do language very well? Explain each in one or two clear sentences. 4. How might the grammar of a non-standard dialect differ from the standard dialect of the same language? To answer this question, name three grammatical features in which the dialects could differ and provide a very short example of each. The language you describe may already exist, or you can invent one right now! 5. Why do linguists use the IPA (a phonetic system) instead of an alphabet such as the English alphabet? Be sure to give at least three examples to support your argument. 1 (NOTE: You will have page per question on the exam)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2010 for the course INDV 101 taught by Professor Walker during the Fall '07 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Fall '07