Ling Midterm 1 Review
Chapter One Introduction
Language: an abstract cognitive system that allows humans to produce and comprehend
meaningful utterances (vocal sounds).
Natural language: A language that has evolved naturally in the speech
Linguistic Homework 4: Syntax
Wed Nov. 4th
Student #: 101008650
a) Every (Det) fluffy (Adj) dog (NP) runs to the house (N).
b) Every (Det) Sally (N) sits at the table (PP).
c) Julia (NP) liked (TV) Kevin (NP object) so much that she q
Name: Caitlin Shanahan
Ling Assignment 3 - Morphology
Student Number: 101008650
The roots of these two words are pronounced the same. The allomorph is al.
The roots of these words are
Examine the classes of voiced versus voiceless vowels in Totonac, a Totonacan language spoken
in Mexico. Are voiced and voiceless vowels in Totonac in contrast, in free variation, or in
complementary variation? If the sounds are in complementa