inflectional ending


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Noun1.inflectional ending - an inflection that is added at the end of a root word
ending, termination - the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme); "I don't like words that have -ism as an ending"
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Here, as in 'The Shepherd's Calendar,' he deliberately introduces, especially from Chaucer, obsolete words and forms, such as the inflectional ending in
The aim of this study is to synchronically analyze the nouns which appear in the Vespasian Psalter and to construct a model for these nouns, which would be based on the visible inflectional markers--the inflectional ending.
Clearly, Type A palindromes for inflected English nouns and verbs are elusive because the base word without the inflectional ending is not a palindrome.
Livonian inflectional morphology is special when compared to that of other Finnic languages because of (a) both of its rich repertoire of inflectional ending variants and its complicated morphophonological alternation, (b) the sharp difference between the distribution of strong- and weak-grade forms in paradigms of a/a-stems by comparison with u-, o-, and i/i-stems.
The latter spelling suggests that instruction should be adjusted to include (a) the explicit instruction in how to spell the inflectional ending -ed (i.
Resembling a suffix or an inflectional ending, clitics are words that attach to the end of the preceding word: "English, for instance, has auxiliary verbs like is, has, and have, which may become clitic to words preceding them: .
The theory depends on the unlikely supposition that the first transcriber heard the two names run together by his foreign informant, dropping off the inflectional ending on Seleukia, and that the separate parts were later split off from each other by Chinese speakers and correctly applied to the two foreign names that had been run together.
In addition to adjectives, there is also a limited set of nouns, like the ones in (3), where only the inflectional ending varies, depending on whether there is a masculine, a feminine, or a neuter value.
Sharing a common meaning (or a common semantic feature (4)) between the inflectional ending and the PP prefix gec.
winescipe 'friendship, wineleas 'friendless', spereleas 'without a point', sperenip 'spear strife', where the first element of the compound, containing the once inflectional ending -e, constitutes the stern form (Keyser--O'Neil 1985: 101).
The latter factor is only seemingly not connected to the former, but taking into consideration the word-final position of /r/ repetition in DC, the presence of a cluster adds weight to the final syllable of the comparative form in two ways: (1) through the addition of an onset to the syllable containing the inflectional ending (23); and (2) through the presence of a velar (50% of /r/) coda in the final syllable of the stem (in harmony with the /r/ of-er).
3) The Old English spelling (and pronunciation) of this Brittonic name is interesting, since both unstressed syllables of the compound *Catu-mand-os are dropped, by syncope of the composition vowel and by apocope of the inflectional ending (> Late British Cad[mu]ann, with lenition of the originally intervocalic */m/as*/v/in the environment of the voiced stop/d/) (cf.