Chapter 2 Morphology: The Words of Language
Morphology: The Words of Language
Words are important part of linguistic knowledge and constitute a
component of our mental grammars
Knowing a word means knowing that particular sequence of sounds
Chapter 2: Culture
What is Culture?
Culture: The language, beliefs, values, norms, behaviors, and even material objects that are passed
from one generation to the next
Material Culture: Things as jewelry, art, buildings, weapons, machines, and even eati
Chapter 1: What is Language
What is Languages?
Possession of language distinguishes humans from other animals
Yet the ability to carry out the simplest conversation requires profound knowledge that
most speakers are unaware of.