boat a-kal water house
canal o-a road water
bow of a ship a-kal-yaka water house nose
street tepet-o hill road
(art of) weaving
1. The Great Barrier Reef is 900 miles long, and Wilmer Chanti, the great explorer, says it could be
circumnavigated in forty days.
MF: great -> greater -> greatest; great -> greatly
SF: a great day
namangy anay ny ankizy
visited us the children
The children visited us.
mihinana ahitra ny omby
eat grass the cow
Cows eat grass.
matory ny mpamboly
sleep the farmer
The cat expires these dog foods. <- doesnt sound natural to use expire actively
b. Destroy NP
She went to destroy the house.
c. Observe NP
I went to observe a bug.
d. Discuss NP
Its time to discuss the decision.
Module #5B: Linguistic Discrimination
Part A: The following 20 questions are short answer questions that correspond to John
Rickfords Justice for Jeantel talk. Each question can be answered with a short word or
phrase. It is my strong desire that you watc
Prescriptivism vs. Descriptivism Worksheet
For the graded portion of your online work today, you will be asked to reflect on the
Question 1. In the YouTube video, the narrator indicates that Jesse Sheidlower is a
descriptivist and John Si
Gatekeepers of Language Worksheet
Part A: Weird Al Video
Watch the video by Weird Al Yankovic called "Word Crimes" and write down three (3) prescriptive grammar rules
that Weird Al has included in his song.
There are some parts of the video that are off l
morphology- words and word formation
prefixes change the meaning of a word.
suffix- change the category of speech ex from verb to noun.
Clipping words- removing part of it.
Poli-Sci- Political Science
Your job is to complete this assignment individually. You are encouraged to
talk with your classmates about your thinking, but write up your assignment
on your own.
Upload your assignment as a PDF file to the Assignment #3 dropbox by 2:30
pm on Thursday,
Graham LING 4030 sp 2010 Acronyms and Terms: A scavenger hunt As you look these terms up (on web, in articles, text books, wherever) to define them, pay attention to any research/ researchers associated with the concept- they should all relate to teaching