affixal


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of or pertaining to a linguistic affix

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For these reasons, this journal article focuses on the derivation of Old English affixal adjectives in order to fulfill, on the one hand, the necessity of providing an exhaustive description of the units, categories and processes that turn out affixal derived adjectives in Old English and, on the other, a systematic description of adjective formation based on current linguistic theories.
In turn, no affixal adjective has been found in theNerthusdatabase that displays the following derivational functionsfound in Pounder's (2000) inventory:
In intransitive verb conjugation, the prefix <ka-> indexes second person subject in the affixal string.
Because Faith-BR-Root always outranks Faith-BR (which applies to roots and affixes alike), Urbanczyk is able to model the situation in which only affixal reduplicants are subject to reduction:
Thus, affixal negation (negation indicated by affixation) and no-negation (synthetic negation) are more frequent in written texts, while non-affixal negation and not-negation (analytic negation) are more frequent in spoken varieties (see Tottie 327).
They are not discussed by Sauer for the very good reason that he has excluded affixal compounds; if he had included them it would have extended the scope of his book very much.
pilot navigator) 'a pilot-observer', can be treated as conceptual wholes, as is expected of lexemes in general, including affixal derivatives as well as compounds (cf.
For example, the morphological paradigm of gear 'year' turns out the affixal derivative gearlic 'yearly' by stating rules that combine the relevant base and affix, determine lexical class change and constrain the maximum degree of affixation.
As far as negative types are concerned, affixal negation is observed to be little used in teenagers' conversations, since their speech is characterised by its informality and colloquial nature and affixal negation tends to be more closely associated with more formal registers.
This typologicaI diffference may weaken the assumption that all Romance languages are governed by the same patterns of suffixal delimitation, and may also prove that English derivational guidelines of affixal segmentation do not apply to other languages of international circulation such as Spanish or Portuguese.
Unlike their Indo-European counterparts, declension classes in Estonian are not cued by gender (or, indeed, by any obvious syntactic or semantic property), and they are not, for the most part, marked by distinctive affixal variation.
Example: the postposition gha may take an affixal, one-word or phrasal complement.
This will be illustrated by analyzing the semantics of the negative affixal class, which includes two main subclasses: the lexical subclass of oppositive affixes and the subclass of reversatives.
non-CLIL students in the Basque Country, found no significant differences when looking at affixal and suppletive forms.