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Ling110 Fall 2010 Sample of the Midterm 1. State whether the following word pairs are cognates or not. (1 point each) e.g. father - paternal yes d. thesis – do ______ a. teeth - dental _____ e. break - fragile ______ b. side - lateral _____ f. moon - lunar ______ c. ten – decade ____ 2. For each word identify the root and state whether it is a root derivative (root), stem derivative (stem), past participle derivative (ppp), present participle derivative (prp) If the root vowel is tense, you are supposed to double this vowel in spelling (e.g.: ‘ii’). (1 point per root, 1 point per type of derivative). e.g. tendency tend- prp d. capture _____ ____ a. plausible _____ _____ e. provide _____ ____ b. assess _____ _____ f. radiance _____ ____ c. audible _____ _____ g. pendulum _____ ____ 3. For each word state whether it is English, Latin or Greek in origin. ( 1 point each) e.g. blossom English c. phonic ____ f. dismiss _____ a. agnostic _______ d. assembly _____ b. response ______ e. burning
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This note was uploaded on 07/14/2011 for the course LING 110 taught by Professor Youriepankratz during the Spring '08 term at Simon Fraser.

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