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What is the meaning of morphology and phonology? What's the different between them?

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hend | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted November 24, 2008 at 8:07 AM via web

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What is the meaning of morphology and phonology? What's the different between them?

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thirdgraderocks | Elementary School Teacher | (Level 1) Honors

Posted November 24, 2008 at 8:12 AM (Answer #1)

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Oh, how I love linguistics! In simple terms, morphology is the study of the formation of words and their internal structure. Phonology is the study of sound systems and units of sound (think phon=sound---like a telephone).

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