Linguistics Lesson Plans & Resources Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a free morpheme?

Question 2 2. Which of these is a syllabic writing system?

Question 3 3. What is it called when a student identifies the middle sound of a word?

Question 4 4. Which is not a word part?

Question 5 5. What is a prefix?

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Question 6 6. Which word means one who cleans?

Question 7 7. Which of the following would be the correct spelling of the word that combines the prefix 'self' with the root word 'assured'?

Question 8 8. How many morphemes does the word 'Africa' have?

Question 9 9. Where does the word school originate?

Question 10 10. What does a derivational morpheme do to a word?

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Question 11 11. In an alphabetic orthography, what do the symbols represent?

Question 12 12. Which of the following letters of the alphabet should be taught first?

Question 13 13. What is the suffix in the word 'telecommunication'?

Question 14 14. Each of the answer choices has a part bolded. Which of the bolded parts is NOT a prefix?

Question 15 15. Which word means to be without thanks?

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Question 16 16. Which would be the correct way to combine the prefix 'dis' with the root word 'satisfy'?

Question 17 17. Which word contains three different morphemes?

Question 18 18. What does etymology mean?

Question 19 19. What is the smallest meaningful unit of language called?

Question 20 20. What does a true alphabet contain?

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Question 21 21. All of the following skills are related to developing phonemic awareness EXCEPT for which?

Question 22 22. What is the root of the word 'reaction'?

Question 23 23. Which of the following contains a prefix and a root word?

Question 24 24. Which word means the most short?

Question 25 25. If your doctor wants a drug that reduces swelling, he will name it by using the prefix 'anti' and the root word 'inflammatory'. Which of the following choices would be the correct way to spell that word?

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Question 26 26. Which word is a lexical morpheme?

Question 27 27. How does etymology help students who are struggling to read tough material?

Question 28 28.

In the following sentence, what is the bound morpheme?

The cats ran and sat on the ledge.

Question 29 29. At its most basic, what is an orthography?

Question 30 30. Which of the following best defines phonemic awareness?

Linguistics Lesson Plans & Resources Chapter Exam Instructions

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