Morphology: Words and their Parts. CS 4705. Slides adapted from Jurafsky, Martin Hirschberg and Dorr. English Morphology. Morphology is the study of the ways that words are built up from smaller meaningful units called morphemes We can usefully divide morphemes into two classes
Slides adapted from Jurafsky, Martin Hirschberg and Dorr.
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‘Wonder if he can also ... with his capability of not causing things to be unsystematic’
Aliikusersuillammassuaanerartassagaluarpaalli.aliiku-sersu-i-llammas-sua-a-nerar-ta-ssa-galuar-paal-lientertainment-provide-SEMITRANS-one.good.at-COP-say.that-REP-FUT-sure.but-3.PL.SUBJ/3SG.OBJ-but'However, they will say that he is a great entertainer, but ...'
Word stem + grammatical morpheme different forms of same word
like likes or liked
-er, -ly, -est