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Unformatted text preview: HW 3: Phonology, Morphology, Syntax (KEY) Linguistics 100 Due in hard copy at the beginning of tutorial on Friday, October 22, 2010 1 Structural Ambiguity in Phonology (3) Based on the following IPA transcriptions of the words stunned and undo , provide the syllable structure in the form of a tree. (2 points) [ s t 2 nd] [ 2 ndu] 1. Syllable structure: Onset st Rhyme Nucleus u Coda nd Onset Rhyme Nucleus u Coda n Onset d Rhyme Nucleus o Coda Note: Students should use IPA in the tree. My tree-drawing software does not allow this. 2. Now compare and contrast how the [nd] sequence is syllabified in each word above. (Hint: pay attention to which part of the syllable [n] and [d] belong to.) (1 point) In stunned , the [nd] appears together in the coda of the syllable. In undo , the [n] appears in the coda of the first syllable, while the [d] appears in the onset of the following syllable. 2 Morphology (8) Examine the following data from Turkish, and answer all the questions below. [deniz] an ocean [elim] my hand [denize] to an ocean [eller] hands [denizin] of an ocean [di S ler] teeth [eve] to a house [di S imizin] of our tooth [evden] from a house [eld ZI ke] to a little hand [denizd ZI kde] in a little ocean [denizlerimizde] in our oceans [elde] in a hand [evd ZI klerimizde] in our little houses 1 1. Give the Turkish morpheme that corresponds to each of the following glosses (6 points).1....
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