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Flashcards - Components of Language

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genre
Genre is any category of literature, music, or other forms of art or entertainment, whether written or spoken, audio or visual, based on some set of stylistic criteria
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ambiguous
Ambiguity is a type of uncertainty of meaning in which several interpretations are plausible
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suffix
In linguistics, a suffix is an affix which is placed after the stem of a word
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morphology
In linguistics, morphology is the study of words, how they are formed, and their relationship to other words in the same language
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bound morpheme
In morphology, a bound morpheme is a morpheme that appears only as part of a larger word; a free morpheme or unbound morpheme is one that can stand alone or can appear with other lexemes
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bound morpheme
In morphology, a bound morpheme is a morpheme that appears only as part of a larger word; a free morpheme or unbound morpheme is one that can stand alone or can appear with other lexemes
morphology
In linguistics, morphology is the study of words, how they are formed, and their relationship to other words in the same language
suffix
In linguistics, a suffix is an affix which is placed after the stem of a word
ambiguous
Ambiguity is a type of uncertainty of meaning in which several interpretations are plausible
genre
Genre is any category of literature, music, or other forms of art or entertainment, whether written or spoken, audio or visual, based on some set of stylistic criteria
dialect
The term dialect is used in two distinct ways to refer to two different types of linguistic phenomena
morpheme
In linguistics, a morpheme is the smallest grammatical unit in a language
semantics
Semantics is primarily the linguistic, and also philosophical study of meaning-in language, programming languages, formal logics, and semiotics
Register
In linguistics, a register is a variety of a language used for a particular purpose or in a particular social setting
conversational implicature
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discourse
Discourse denotes written and spoken communications such as: * In semantics and discourse analysis: Discourse is a conceptual generalization of conversation within each modality and context of communication

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