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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Affix, Sarcasm, Word Formation
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LIN1310 Lecture 5 Infixation An infix attaches inside their base, in the middle of the word. (Signal by wrapping it with hyphens)...

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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Universal Grammar, Waggle Dance, The Repository
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LIN1310 Lecture 3 Universal Grammar: Whatever accounts for the difference between linguistic and nonlinguistic cr...

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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Preposition And Postposition, Word Formation, Affix
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LIN1310 Lecture 4 Morphology words and the rules by which they are constructed morphemes and their allomorphs roots, bases an...

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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Arbitrariness, Hairstyle, Cultural Learning
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LIN1310 Lecture 2 What do we mean by language? Many different species in the animal world have means of communicating. Ants communicate using chemicals. Bees communicate using dance. Whales communicate using sound. Fish co...

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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Reduplication, Inflection, Infix
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LIN1310 Lecture 6 Ambiguity in Morphology The word unlockable is ambiguous: it has more than one interpretation. The door was unlockable: I could not lock it. The door was unlockable: I could unlock it. Ambiguity: when a w...

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LIN 1310 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Potentiality And Actuality, Speech Community, Historical Linguistics
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LIN1310 Lecture 1 What is linguistics? Linguistics is the scientific study of human language (languages). Like any complex phenomen...

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LIN 1300 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Minimal Pair, Phoneme, English Prefix
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LIN1300 Lecture 5&6 WHAT IS PHONOLOGY? the study of how sounds are organized in a language the study of sound patterns found in a la...

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LIN 1300 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Articulatory Phonetics, Acoustic Phonetics, English Orthography
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LIN1300 Lecture 34 WHAT IS PHONETICS? Phonetics studies the sounds of speech: phones There are lots of different consonants and vowels in the languages of the world Each language uses a subset of these sounds: each languag...

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LIN 1300 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Cranberry Morpheme, Bound And Unbound Morphemes, Boysenberry
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LIN1300 Lecture 78 WHAT IS MORPHOLOGY? morphology is the study of the internal structure of words the identification of the parts of words: their constituents e.g. write: What can we add to this word to make other words? e...

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Kathleen Brannen
LIN 1300 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Personal Pronoun, Cleft Sentence, Binoculars
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LIN1300 Lecture 910 What is Syntax? The study of how words are combined in a sentence Word Order A student painted the house. *House painted student a the. NO! English: Subject-Verb-Object (SVO) A student (S) painted (V) t...

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LIN 1300 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Onomatopoeia, Linguistic System, Arbitrariness
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LIN1300 Lecture 2 DEFINING LANGUAGE Language is the cognitive capacity that allows humans to communicate with each other to express thought. Language is also a social tool that permits speakers to identify themselves as me...

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LIN 1340 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Critical Period Hypothesis, Neuroplasticity, Psycholinguistics

LIN1340 The Acquisition of Sociolinguistic Variation & Change March 23rd 2018 Lecture Introduction to the Acquisition of Language Variation & Change Studies of the acquisition of language by children have tra...

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LIN 1340 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Acadian French, Acadian Peninsula, Cajun French

Acadian French & French as a Minority Language March 19th 2018 Lecture French in Canada The term Laurentian French is the umbrella term for the varieties of French that originated in the settlement of New Fr...

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LIN 1340 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Language Shift, Speech Community, Multilingualism

Language Shift & Language Death March 12th 2018 Lecture Introduction to Language Shift & Death What is language shift? Language shift is typically a gradual process involving the steady abandonment of ...

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LIN 1340 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Puerto Rican Spanish, Code-Switching, Speech Community

Code-Switching March 1st 2018 Lecture Loan Translation (Calques) A loan transition involves the combinations of native words in imitation of a foreign pattern. English - skyscraper = French - gratteci...

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Understanding the Short Story - Reference Guides

Award Winning Professors Series 2Understanding The Short Story3Understanding The Short Story Understanding The Short StoryUnderstanding The Short Story TM permacharts THE EVOLUTION OF THE SHORT STORY (cont.)STEPS TO ANALYS...

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Twelfth Night - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Twelfth Night StructureJust the Facts AIN PLOTARALLEL PLOTSILLIAM SHAKESPEARE MPW Act IIntroduction Main characters and actions are introduced The Duke, Olivia,The Romantic Plot involves Orsino, Olivia, and ...

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Romeo & Juliet - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Romeo Juliet StructureBackgroundJust the Facts AIN PLOTIMEILLIAM SHAKESPEARE MTW Act I Introduction Warring feud between Capulets and Montagues Born 1564; died 1616 Play occurs over a period of 5 days in mi...

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English Composition - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Composition English Composition 2nd EDITION THE SENTENCE Sentencesform the basis for written language and composition A sentence is a group of words that forms a complete thought It is easier to expr...

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English Grammar - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Grammar English Grammar 2nd EDITION PARTS OF SPEECHSENTENCE TYPES A sentenceis a group of words that can stand DJECTIVESONJUNCTIONS AC on its own as a completed thought; it begins Describe nouns and ...

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English Verbs - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Verbs English Verbs 2nd EDITION PRESENT TENSEPHRASAL VERBS A phrasal verbis a two part verb IMPLE PRESENT S consisting of a verb and a particle Expresses daily habits or usual Expresses general factu...

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English as a Second Language - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English as a Second Language English as a Second Language 2nd EDITION BASIC SENTENCE REQUIREMENTSSUBJECTVERB AGREEMENT All sentences must begin with a capital letter A verb must agree with its subject in per...

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