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  morphème à supplétion
  morphème de négation
  morphème dérivationnel
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  morphologie dérivationnelle
  morphologie flexionnelle
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Fr    morphologie


Antonym(s): syntax

Related term(s): composition1, derivation1, inflection

Domain: Morphology


Akmajian etal. 1984: 55
AKMAJIAN, Adrian, DEMERS, Richard A., & HARNISH, Robert M. (1984) Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication, 2nd Ed. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 103
BOUQUIAUX, Luc & THOMAS, Jacqueline M.C. (eds.) (1992 [trans.]) Studying and Describing Unwritten Languages. Trans. By James Roberts.  Dallas : SIL.  (FM)

Colapietro 1993: 145
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)

Collinge 1990: 75
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.

Crystal 2003: 301-302 (also "split morphology", "natural morphology", "prosodic morphology", "affixal morphology", "non-affixal morphology")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.

DIK I 1997: 348
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)

Dineen 1967: 118-119, 268
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.

Doke 1935: 148
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 51
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 

ELL: 2567ff.
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.

ERC: 387
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition. (1996) New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. (RH)

ES: 421-422
Encyclopedia of Semiotics. (1998) Oxford: Oxford University Press. (SN)

Finch 2000: 39, 78, 104f.
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Hamp 1963: 40
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 

Hartmann & Stork 1972: 146
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.

Hock 1986: 29
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)

Hudson 1996: 43, 61
HUDSON, R.A. (1996) Sociolinguistics, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: University Press. (SL)

Kess 1992: 73
KESS, Joseph F. (1992) Psycholinguistics: Psychology, Linguistics and the Study of Natural Language. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (PL)

Kroeger 2005: 4
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Lyons 1971: 194
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 

Martin & Ringham 2006: 128
MARTIN, Bronwen & RINGHAM, Felizitas. (2006) Key Terms in Semiotics. London: Continuum. (SN)

Martinet 1962: 89
MARTINET, André. (1962) A Functional View of Language. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (FM)

Matthews 1974: 1ff.
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1974) Morphology: An introduction to the theory of word-study. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (MO)

Matthews 1981: 50
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1981) Syntax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (SY)

Matthews 1997: 233
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nash 1968: 147
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 

Onishi 1981: 353
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)

Palmatier 1972: 98
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)

Pei & Gaynor 1954: 140
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.

Pike, K. 1967: 189, 481
PIKE, Kenneth L. (1967) Language in Relation to a Unified Theory of the Structure of Human Behavior, 2nd Ed. The Hague: Mouton. (TA)

Quirk etal. 1985: 12
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.

Richards etal. 1992: 237
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.

Saussure 1959[trans.]: 135
SAUSSURE, Ferdinand de. (1959 [trans.]) Course in General Linguistics. Trans. by Wade Baskin. New York: Philosophical Library. (FT)

Trask 1993: 176
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.

Trask 1996: 228 (also "morphologization")
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)

Wales 1989: 307-308
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 



English word list


  morpheme variant
  morpheme-structure rule
  morphological conditioning


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