Part II Morphology and Its Relation to Phonology Chapter 5 Introduction to Lexical Morphology 5.1 The Lexical Phonology and Morphology Model The Lexical Phonology and Morphology Model is applied to issues in English derivational and inflectional morpholog
Morphological Typology (i) Analytic/isolating languages a language where each morpheme may occur as a word in isolation Example: Mandarin Chinese Ta ba shu mai He OM book buy He bought the book. le. -Asp. xiang. delicious.
Ta chao le yi ge cai hen He cook
Morphology Terms 1. Languagethree aspects: a. Linguistic competenceinternal language; I-language; knowledge of a particular speaker about his/her language; in the mind of the speaker; relatively systematic; used for comprehension and production b. Linguis
All languages have units of meaning, or morphemes, like words, affixes, parts of speech, intonation, stress, and implied context. These morphemes serve different purposes within the language. For instance, some morphemes function to change the meaning whi
The Interpretation of the Lexicon, Morphology, and Syntax INRODUCTION: THE INTERFACE BETWEEN MODULES Exploring the nature of the relationship between morphology and syntax Nature of idioms is an important part of the investigation; they raise the
Modern Linguistics: Morphology Second Edition Francis Katamba and John Stonham LING 1773 Term Definition Part I Background Chapter One the study of the internal structure of words a discipline focusing on the study of word-structure at one stage in the li
Examples from the Book: Chapter 5 1. (i) Say carefully the following pairs of words. a. strategy strategic morpheme morphemic photograph photographic democrat democratic b. detain detainee absent absentee pay payee employ employee Place the stress mark be