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The structure of the human language school has been one of many major foci of the linguistic study of the final part century. This department of linguistics, widely often called Generative Grammar, is worried with the formula of explanatory formal money owed of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior objective of gaining perception into the houses of the 'language organ'. The sequence contains prime quality monographs and picked up volumes that tackle such matters. the themes during this sequence diversity from phonology to semantics, from syntax to details constitution, from mathematical linguistics to reviews of the lexicon.

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WFR 2 Rule A Rule B RuleC [ [R Χ' Υ'] Ζ] WFR 3 Rule A Rule B R Χ' Υ' Ζ' Rule C Postcyclic rules Model (ii) WFRs as a bloc precede cyclic rules. 6. for discussion): [ [ [ [R] Χ] Υ] Ζ] (c) Phonological derivation: Cycle 2 R X Rule A Rule B RuleC R X' Cycle 3 Cycle 4 R Χ' Υ R Χ' Υ' R X' Υ' R Χ' Υ' Rule A Rule Β RuleC Ζ Ζ' Rule A Rule Β RuleC Po st cyclic rules . In model (i) cyclic rules apply in the lexicon together with WFRs and phonological derivation sensu stricto starts at the level of postcyclic rules.

It has a deleting e but no yer history behind it. Gussmann (1980a:38) points out that the use of a phonological feature to designate //i *//, a pair of "abstract" vowels which never surface phonetically in their underlying shape, is strongly supported by the fact that they can be tensed in the middle of a derivation (one would not expect this of a lexical diacritic theory). ): //i// ->· [i] and //*// -* [*]. Polish thus has a rule of Derived Imperfective Yer Tensing which is (roughly) as below (for details, cf.

5. below we shall present some facts of Polish morphology but only inasmuch as they are relevant to the subsequent discussion of palatalization rules. We are not in a position to explicitly formalize word formation rules as too little is known about Polish morphology at the present stage of research in this area. In one case, however, we shall present a detailed study in order to show the relationships which hold between WFRs and phonological rules. 3. 1. e. those which end in a consonant or a glide.

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