Conference 5 Answers

Conference 5 Answers - 1 Ling 201: Introduction to...

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1 Ling 201: Introduction to Linguistics 5 th Conference: Morphology 1 – Solution ________________________________________________________________________ 1. Biblical Hebrew Verbs Consider the following data from Biblical Hebrew. Start by considering the forms in Dataset A alone, then A-B together, then A-C together, etc. You may find that the hypotheses you proposed at earlier stages of your investigation must be modified once you have considered a larger set of data. Dataset A . z´kartiihuu ‘I remembered him’ z´kartiihaa ‘I remembered her’ 1. List the object pronouns and their meanings/functions based on the forms in Dataset A: -uu ‘him’ -aa ‘her’ Dataset B . z´kartiikaa ‘I remembered you (sg masc)’ 2. Does your list from Dataset A need to be revised, on the basis of the new form in Dataset B? If yes, provide the revised list of object pronouns and their meanings/functions based on the forms in Datasets A-B: Yes, list from Dataset A must be revised: -huu ‘him’ -haa ‘her’ -kaa ‘you (sg masc)’ Dataset C . z´karnuuhuu ‘we remembered him’ z´karnuuhaa ‘we remembered her’ z´karnuukaa ‘we remembered you (sg masc)’ 3. List the root (or what appears to be the root), subject pronouns and object pronouns along
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This note was uploaded on 01/11/2011 for the course LING LING 201 taught by Professor Tanyaslavin during the Fall '10 term at McGill.

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