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Unformatted text preview: 1 First Assignment (Morphology): Due on 2/2 at 11 a.m. 1. The smallest unit of language which carries meaning is: a. A word b. A morpheme c. A string of linguistic sounds d. None of the above 2. Consider the following word tree: This type of tree could represent which of the following words? a. trans-form-ation-al b. un-for-see-able c. cranberry sauce recipe d. office building chalk board (with the common sense meaning) 3. Choose the option in which the meaning matches the constituent structure: a. A compound meaning a trick which is typically performed by or involves the use of a cat, and the cat has magical properties , with the structure: 2 b. A compound meaning a trick which is magical and which involves a (possibly ordinary) cat with the structure: c. A compound meaning a trick which is magical and which involves a (possibly ordinary) cat with the structure: d. Both a and c. Both a and c....
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- Spring '07