Morphology

UTS Morphology

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Morphology by Mind Map: Morphology

1. Morphs

1.1. The real forms utilized to form a morpheme

1.2. An element of speech or writing that represent and expresses one or more morphemes

1.2.1. Examples

1.2.1.1. The words "students" has two morphemes (student-s).

2. Allomorphs

2.1. A different realizations of on morpheme

2.1.1. Examples

2.1.1.1. Plural morphemes but different way of pronouncing

2.1.1.1.1. Hats

2.1.1.1.2. Dogs

2.1.1.1.3. Horses

2.2. Phonology

2.2.1. Because it depends so much on phonology, is not really a morphological matter at all

2.2.1.1. Examples

2.2.1.1.1. Lie > Lies

2.2.1.1.2. Knifes > Knives

2.2.1.1.3. Life > Lives

3. Morphemes

3.1. The smallest unit of a words

3.1.1. Morphemes has the following function in every words

3.1.1.1. Meaning

3.1.1.1.1. What is meant by the word that being written

3.1.1.2. Lexical

3.1.1.2.1. Relates to the word or vocabulary

3.1.1.3. Gramatical

3.1.1.3.1. Well formed, in accordance of the rules of grammar

4. Affixes

4.1. 1. Prefixes

4.1.1. Examples

4.1.1.1. 1. Pre-

4.1.1.2. 2. Post-

4.1.1.3. 3. Un-

4.2. 2. Infixes

4.3. 3. Suffixes

4.3.1. Examples

4.3.1.1. 1. -ed

4.3.1.2. 2. -ion

4.3.1.3. 3. -sion