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SPEC 2720 Morphology

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SPE 20.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Analysis of the internal structure of words in natural languages. Examination of the nature of the morpheme and of word-formation processes including inflection, derivation, and compounding. Interface between morphology and other levels of linguistic analysis. This course is the same as Linguistics 3019 [20].

Prerequisite: Linguistics 2001 [1] or Anthropology 2301 [2.3] .


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