Introducing Linguistic Morphology. Laurie Bauer. Edition: 2. Paperback (Order Now – Reprinting). £ Hardback (Order Now – Reprinting). £ Pt. 1. Fundamentals; 1. Introduction; 2. The Basic Units; 3. the Morphological Structure of Words; Pt. 2. Elaboration; 4. Defining the Word-Form; 5. Productivity; 6. An expanded and updated new edition of this best-selling introduction to linguistic morphology. The text guides the reader from the very first principles of the.
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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The first part of the book introduces basic concepts, with the A newly expanded and updated edition of one of the best-selling introductions to linguistic morphology—the study and description of word formations in languages—that deals with inflection, derivation, and compounding, the system of word-forming elements and processes in a language.
A Glossary of Morphology.
New chapters provide an excellent way into recent work informed by non-linear phonology, by diachronic typology and—most interesting of all—by psycholinguistics. Anyone who wants a quick explanation of grammaticalization, autosegmental morphology or the dual-route theory need look no further.
An excellent book for the student who really wants to understand. Introducing Linguistic Morphology Second Edition Laurie Bauer A newly expanded and updated edition of one of the best-selling introductions to linguistic morphology—the study and description of word formations in languages—that deals with inflection, derivation, and compounding, the system of word-forming elements and processes in a language.
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Only for sale in U. Account Options Sign in. Along with two new chapters discussing morphology and the brain and how morphology arises, changes, and disappears, this new edition includes exercises and a glossary of key terms.
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These include the definition of the word-form, productivity, the vexedproblems of inflection versus derivation and the nature of the morpheme, and the position of morphology in relation to phonology and syntax.
The result is an accessible, handy, and reliable comprehensive guide to the basics. There are useful suggestions for further reading, and appendices containing quite challenging questions for reflection and a recapitulation with worked examples of some of the key concepts.
The third section looks at the theory of morphology, considering fundamental problems such as the nature of morphological universals, how the brain deals withmorphologically complex intorducing and how morphology changes over time, but also with individual ways of looking at morphology, including natural lauie, word-and-paradigm and level-ordered models.
The first part of the book introduces basic concepts, with the help of examples from a range of familiar and exotic languages.
Introducing Linguistic Morphology
Basic concepts are introduced, with an abundance of examples from a range of familiar and exotic languages, followed by a discussion of, among other topics, the definition of word-form, productivity, inflection versus derivation, and the position of morphology to phonology—the science of speech sounds, especially the history and theory of sound changes in a language.
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The second section highlights particularly important topics, and discusses them in more detail. He is an Editor of the journal Word Structure. Reviews “This revision of Laurie Bauer’s popular textbook is most welcome.
New Book Alerts My Cart. Edinburgh University Press- Grammar, Comparative and general – pages. An expanded and updated new edition of baker best-selling introduction to linguistic morphology. The text guides the reader from the very first principles of the internal structure of words through to advanced issues of current controversy.