Assignment 5 - Languages of the World 103:055 Fall 2009 Homework Assignment#5(due October 22 Part 1(2 points i Explain the difference between

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Languages of the World 103:055 Fall 2009 Homework Assignment #5 (due October 22) Part 1 (2 points) i) Explain the difference between agglutinating and fusional. ii) Explain the difference between derivational and inflectional morphology. Part 2 (8 points) Consider the following words and answer the questions that follow. a. indefinitely e. international b. house f. distasteful c. studies g. capabilities d. taught h. beautifies i) For each word, identify all the morphemes. ii) For each morpheme, determine whether it is a root or affix (including prefixes, suffixes, infixes, circumfixes, reduplication, sound change) iii) For each affix, identify whether it is derivational or inflectional. Part 3 (6 points) The following data are from Turkish illustrate some inflectional morphology. Examine the data and answer the questions that follow. a. at ‘horse’ atlar ‘horses’ b. elma ‘apple’ elmalar ‘apples’ c. oda ‘room’ odalar ‘rooms’ d. adam ‘man’ adamlar ‘men’ e. odadan ‘in the room’
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Assignment 5 - Languages of the World 103:055 Fall 2009 Homework Assignment#5(due October 22 Part 1(2 points i Explain the difference between

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