Introducing Morphology (Cambridge Introductions to Language by Rochelle Lieber

By Rochelle Lieber

Morphology is the research of ways phrases are prepare. a full of life advent to the topic, this textbook is meant for undergraduates with rather little heritage in linguistics. delivering information from a wide selection of languages, it contains hands-on actions similar to 'challenge' bins, designed to motivate scholars to collect their very own facts and study it, paintings with information on web content, practice basic experiments, and talk about issues with one another. there's additionally an intensive creation to the phrases and ideas useful for reading phrases. not like different textbooks it anticipates the query 'is it a true word?' and tackles it head on by means of taking a look at the excellence among dictionaries and the psychological lexicon. This moment variation has been completely up to date, together with new examples and routines in addition to an in depth advent to utilizing linguistic corpora to discover and research morphological data.

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