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LIN 201 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Reduplication, Calibration, Zill
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Lecture 7 Language Acquisition First Language Acquisition • The process involved in learning your first language (L1) as a child • Not acquired through: o Imitation o Reinforcement (i.e. ...

Linguistics
LIN 201
Kenji Oda
LIN 251 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Allomorph, Phoneme, Obstruent

10/25/2016 Allomorphy - What’s an allomorph? o Just like allophones were predictable variants of a phoneme, allomorphs are variants of a morpheme o A simple example of ph...

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LIN 251
Green
LIN 251 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Trochee, Bromance, Staycation

LIN 251 Notes 10/11/16 Word origins Where do we get new words? • The listeme inventory of English is constantly changing, especially due to electronic/social media • Listemes (sound meaning correspo...

Linguistics
LIN 251
Green
LIN 251 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Phonological Word, Loganberry, Boysenberry

10/18 Morphology Listemes vs phonological words • Listemes are items that are stores in the mental lexicon • They may or may not equate to a phonological word o One listeme may be a phonological ...

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LIN 251
Green
LIN 251 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: English Plurals, Phonotactics, Plurale Tantum

11/3/16 Lin 251 More irregularity • Adjectival/Participial forms o Idioms, poems, ritual speech Aged, blessed, learned • Incomplete phonotactic change o Like the past te...

Linguistics
LIN 251
Green
LIN 251 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Meghan Trainor, Sociolinguistics, Jargon

10/13 Word origins Semantic drift • Widening: when a specific term comes to be used more generally o Widening is typically the result of metaphor • Narrowing: when a general term comes t...

Linguistics
LIN 251
Green
LIN 201 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Animal Communication, Soft Drink, Quintessentially Group

What is a language?All languages differ with respect to their inventory of sounds, vocab, word order, types of affixes, etc, but they all have a common set of traitsWhat makes a language a Language?Use to communicateA lang...

Linguistics
LIN 201
Oda
LIN 202 Lecture Notes - Phoneme, Complementary Distribution, Phonological Rule

-Rule: for given enviro., which sound must appear -No minimal pairs -Rule-governed alternation btwn 2+ sounds is opposite of sounds being contrastive -Sounds are allophones -Complementary distribution -How to for...

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LIN 202
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LIN 202 Lecture Notes - Minimal Pair, Phonetic Transcription

-Predictable / non-predictable phonetic transcriptions -Aspiration is predictable -The P in “pie” is aspirated -“Pie” minus the aspiration is not a valid word in English -Voiceless bilabial stop in “pa...

Linguistics
LIN 202
Preminger
LIN 202 Lecture Notes - Tacit Knowledge, Critical Period

-Claim: infinite # of possible sentences -Proof: there is no longest sentence -You can always do something to make a sentence longer -Ex., if X is the longest sentence, “I don’t think that X.” -Each pe...

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LIN 202
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LIN 202 Lecture Notes - Affix

-Sound-meaning correspondences -Can’t memorize the meaning for every single string -Compute meaning of lgr strings from meanings of parts -Listeme = minimal unit of sound-meaning corr. -Minimal unit w/ consistent...

Linguistics
LIN 202
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LIN 202 Lecture Notes - Neuroimaging

-What is cognition? -Mental processes that create, org., store, retrieve, act upon info. -World outside heads doesn’t contain info. -Info. = what we create based on sensory input -Lang. vs. ling. -Lang. = s...

Linguistics
LIN 202
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LIN 201 Lecture Notes - Mutual Intelligibility, Wave Model, Dialect Continuum

-2 aspects -Power, politics -Lang. variation -Ethnicity, gender, age, edu., class, etc. -In specific situations (register) -In space (regional variation) -Sociolinguistics -Subdiscipline of ...

Linguistics
LIN 201
Ikier
LIN 201 Lecture Notes - African American Vernacular English, Canadian Raising

-Canadian Raising -Vowels articulated w/ slightly higher tongue -ai —> ǝi & aƱ —> ǝƱ before voiceless consonants -æ raised to e before voiced velar consonants (g, ng) -Attitudes toward ariation -Prestige: pass...

Linguistics
LIN 201
Ikier
LIN 201 Lecture Notes - Neogrammarian, Canadian Raising

-Reconstruction -Historical + comparitive ling. -Proto-lang.: any ancestral lang. -Reconstruction = process of inferring form of proto-lang. from descendants -Original “historical” discipline (before bio evolu...

Linguistics
LIN 201
Ikier
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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