An Introduction to English Morphology. Words and Their Structure. Second Edition. Andrew Carstairs-McCarthy. Published by Edinburgh. An Introduction to English Morphology has 49 ratings and 5 reviews. Morten said: The Mexican university where I used to teach wanted me to follow an inap. Permalink: ; Title: An introduction to English morphology: words and their structure / Andrew Carstairs-McCarthy.
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An Introduction to English Morphology
Lists with This Book. Carstairs-McCarthy cuts to the chase, and his style of writing lacks the soporific impenetrability of typical classroom tomes. Grace Dodkins rated it it was ok Oct 15, Dnns rated it really liked it Oct 11, My only qualm was that there is only one version of the book, and it includes the answers to the exercises, so I had to give the students copies of all of the pages save the answers, which put me in violation of several international laws, I’m sure.
Lenny rated it really liked it Mar 02, At only pages, the entire book could be covered in the allotted 16 weeks, and the readings and exercises didn’t overburden the students, though the latter was the least of my concerns. Andrew Carstairs-McCarthy explores the implications of these different approaches to words in English.
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An Introduction to English Morphology by Andrew Carstairs-McCarthy
To view it, click here. He explains the various ways in which words are related to one another, and shows how the history of the English language has affected word structure.
Jul 28, Mohamed Zayed rated it it was amazing Shelves: Then, because the campus is about a mile from the US border and many of the students have USPS post office boxes, at least one student ordered a bona fide copy, and thereby gained access to all of the answers.
Refresh and try again. So I went online and found this gem on Amazon and designed my own course around it. A very accessible book for anyone who wants to dig deeper into the workings andrdw English words and phrases. Elisa Fuhrmann rated it really liked it Sep 06, Paperbackpages. It’s not the kind of book that you could just skim, but the one that should be read like a story book.
As a consequence, it tends to get mightily A very accessible book for anyone who wants to dig deeper into the workings of English words and phrases. This morphhology is not yet featured on Listopia. Want to Read saving…. Jo Na rated it it was amazing Jan 19, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Roxane rated it liked it Nov 15, Open Preview See a Problem?
May 30, Ahmed Hendawy added it. Carstairs-McCarthy has a knack for making theory comprehensible and for providing apt examples to illustrate his points.
Introductuon no prior linguistic training, this textbook is suitable for undergraduate students of English – literature or language – and provides a sound basis for further linguistic study. Meti Met rated it it was amazing Jan 26, Linguistic Variation in a Minimalist Framework M.
He explains the various ways in which words are related to one another, and shows how the history of the English language has affected word structure. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Mexican university where I used to teach wanted me to follow an inappropriate syllabus and use grossly outdated textbooks for an introductory course on English morphology.
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Of course, I let the main campus believe I was following their joke of a plan to the letter.