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Unformatted text preview: bound root not independent lexeme aristo-crat , bio-medicine, luke-warm, re-ceive allomorph 1 LALS 2005 Sept. 14, 2009 variant form of a morpheme in-tolerable, im-possible, ir-regular, il-legible 2 LALS 2005 Sept. 14, 2009 Morphological analysis identifying constituents of words finding rules that govern co-occurrence of parts morphemes: smallest meaningful constituents of words Procedure for identifying morphemes Identify recurring forms and match them with recurring meanings. Morphemes can define: Number: singular, plural, dual Person: first, second, third Tense: past, present, future Aspect: progressive, perfective Mood: declarative, interrogative Possession 3...
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