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What is modification?



Modification is a morphological process which produces an alteration within a root or stem.

Example (English)
  • The root man is modified when it it undergoes the pluralization that results in the form men.


    Matthews 1991 136

  • Kinds
      Here are some kinds of modifications:
      A modification is a kind of

    Matthews 1991 136


    Hartmann and Stork 1972 196


    Crystal 1985 263

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