Chapter 6, Exercise 10, page 242. Answer questions 10i and 10ii. Explain. Which features do we
need for Fijian? Which English features are apparently lacking in Fijian and which Fijian
features are apparently lacking in E
LING 401 HW 11/3
1. Which of these relations: antonymy and synonymy, are illustrated in the pairs of words below?
a) flourish-thrive - synonymy;
b) intelligent-stupid - antonymy;
c) casual-informal - synonymy;
d) young-old - antonymy;
LING 401 HW 12/08
1. Identify 5 specific changes in the pronunciation of words.
a) [pe:rsd] [prst]
- /e/ was raised to /i/ [pe:rsd] to [p:rsd];
- vowel deletion in the second syllable [p:rsd] to [prst].
b) [swe:t] [swit]
- /e/ raised to /i/ [s