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By Richard A. Demers, Ann K. Farmer

A Linguistics Workbook is a complement to Linguistics: An creation to Language and Communications, fifth version. it will possibly even be used with different introductory and intermediate linguistics texts. while lots of the examples in Linguistics are according to English, the workbook presents workouts within the significant components of linguistics (for instance, syntax and morphology) drawn from a wide selection of languages. This variation contains new workouts, in addition to refinements to a few of the unique ones.

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Check to see if in your dialect any adjustments need to be made in the environments. Word 1. after 2. beautiful 3. embitter Variant of It/ Conditioning environment L -c. c 0 n eH 7 a CU 4. that 5. cotton 6. cent 7. Burt 8. built 9. butler 10. Burton 11. substance 12. atoms 13. result 14. phonetics 15. revolt 16. antler 17. settler 18. try 19. attitude 20. l, [r], [l], and [t], respectively. You may want to refer to appendix 1 for instructions on how to write phonological rules. I/, using the transcription system given in appendix 3 and in Linguistics (review pp.

5. 6. 7. 8. 9. List 11 Russian word English gloss Russian word English gloss atom baraban kalambur pulemyot mebel' beton lom derevo gazeta "atom'" 'Vrum" "pun" "machine-gun" "furniture" "concrete" "scrap" "tree" c'newspaper'9 atomiEik barabanicik kalamburiEik pulemyotEik mebel3Eik betoniEik 1omgEik derevgEik gazetEik 10. lyot "atomic-warmonger'" "drummer" G punner" "machine-gunner" "furniture maker" "concrete worker" "salvage collector" "craftsman'? 'hewspaper seller" or "journalist" "flier" or "pilot" Words 1-6 are from Townsend 1975, 174.

Then 18. pouch 33. thought 4. hitch 19. peach 34. drought 5. ping 20. rouge 35. though 6. taste 21. dew 36. cog 7. sheep 22. do 37. clinch 8. try 23. due 38. raw 9. live 24. fin 39. lawn 10. life 25, vine 40. gone 11. jut 26. roof 41, lath 12. Goth 27. bang 42. lathe 13. juke 28. dung 43. soot 14. hoof 29. with 44. crush 15. hooves 30. width 45. 3 Phonetic Variation: Spanish /b/, /& /g/ Below is a broad transcription of some Spanish words. [b]/[p], [d]/jd], and [g]/[y] are pairs of allophones whose members are in complementary distribution; that is, they occur in mutually exclusive (or nonoverlapping) phonetic environments.

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