Use morphology in a sentence (2022)

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  • Morphology becomes a farce when such assumptions are made.

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  • Hence it is convenient to consider the morphology of the medusa from these two aspects.

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  • As remarked in the section on morphology, the Trypanosomes as a whole are preferably regarded as including tion.

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  • Without expressing any decided opinion as to the morphology of the double cone-scale of the Abietineae, preference may be felt in favour of regarding the cone-scale of the Araucarieae as a simple carpellary leaf bearing a single ovule.

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  • The morphology of Stigmaria has been much discussed; possibly the main axes, which do not agree perfectly either with rhizomes or roots, may best be regarded as comparable with the rhizophores of Selaginellae; they have also been compared with the embryonic stem, or protocorm, of certain species of Lycopodium; the homologies of the appendages with the roots of recent Lycopods appear manifest.

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  • Morphology is the study of the way words are formed from smaller units called morphemes.

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  • The crew discovers that the 'face-hugger' form is an intermediate stage in the alien's life cycle, between the eggs laid by the Queen and the full-blown morphology of the mature xenomorph.

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  • The morphology of the female flowers has been variously interpreted by botanists; the peduncle bearing the ovules has been described as homologous with the petiole of a foliage-leaf and as a shoot-structure, the collar-like envelope at the base of the ovules being referred to as a second integument or arillus, or as the representative of a carpel.

  • In the conifers proper the female reproductive organs have the form of cones, which may be styled flowers or inflorescences according to different interpretations of their morphology.

  • Robert Brown was the first to give a clear description of the morphology of the Abietineous cone in which carpels bear naked ovules; he recognized gymnospermy as an important distinguishing feature in conifers as well as in cycads.

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  • In 1869 van Tieghem laid stress on anatomical evidence as a key to the morphology of the cone-scales; he drew attention to the fact that the collateral vascular bundles of the seminiferous scale are inversely orientated as compared with those of the carpellary scale; in the latter the xylem of each bundle is next the upper surface, while in the seminiferous scale the phloem occupies that position.

  • Cordaites is an extinct type which in certain respects resembles Ginkgo, cycads and the Araucarieae, but its agreement with true conifers is probably too remote to justify our attri buting much weight to the bearing of the morphology of its female flowers on the interpretation of that of the Coniferae.

  • It is the task of the morphology of speech to distinguish the various ways in which languages differ from each other as regards their inner form, and to classify and arrange them accordingly.

  • Though the high specialization of this ancient group of plants renders the determination of their natural affinities difficult, indications are afforded by anatomy and the morphology of the strobilus.

  • The general morphology of the cones, on the other hand, suggests some affinity with the Equisetales.

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  • Recent work both on their anatomy and on the morphology and structure of their sporeproducing organs has however tended to show that their peculiarities can be best understood in the light of our knowledge of the Sphenophyllales.

  • The morphology of the fertile spike is a disputed question, upon the answer to which the systematic position of the Ophioglossaceae largely rests.

  • Two diverse views of the morphology of the fertile spike in these plants have been entertained.

  • This group, which contains the remaining ferns, includes a number of distinct lines of descent and will doubtless require subdivision as our knowledge of the morphology of the genera classed in it becomes extended.

  • An erroneous view of the fundamental morphology of the Crustacean limb, and consequently of that of other Arthropoda, came into favour owing to the acceptance of the highly modified limbs of Astacus as typical.

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  • Watase, " On the Morphology of the Compound Eyes of Arthropods," Studies from the Biol.

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  • These are with few exceptions foliar structures, known in comparative morphology as sporophylls, because they bear the spores, namely, the microspores or pollen-grains which are developed in the microsporangia or pollen-sacs, and the megaspore, which is contained in the ovule or megasporangium.

  • As for the Coniferae great discussion has arisen regarding the morphology of parts in many genera.

  • His investigations must embrace not only the comparative morphology and anatomy of fossil plants, but also their distribution over the earth's surface at different periods - a part of the subject which, besides its direct biological interest, has obvious bearings on ancient climatology and geography.

  • In any case the morphology of the male Cordaitean fructification is clearly very remote from that of any of the Cycads or P P (All after Renault.) Fin.

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  • The morphology of the female inflorescence of Cordaiteae has not yet been cleared up, but Taxus and Ginkgo among recent plants appear to offer the nearest analogies.

  • This investigator has already published a well-illustrated account of his discoveries, which give valuable information as to the morphology of the male organs, and lead us to expect additional results in the future of the greatest importance and interest.

  • Their present morphology was shaped principally during the last glacial cycle (the Midlandian ), with subsequent modification throughout the post-glacial Holocene period.

  • The morphology and location of helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth diseases.

  • The morphology and location of helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth diseases.

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  • He specializes in the field of sediment transport in rivers, including river morphology and environmental hydraulics.

  • We have examined the morphology and longitudinal axon projections of a population of spinal commissural interneurons, in young Xenopus tadpoles.

  • The changes in crystal morphology observed under the different monolayers were attributed to changes in the monolayer structure as a function of chain length.

  • In order to determine the surface morphology and orientation texture of the films, scanning electron microscopy, SEM, was performed.

  • Fact sheets describe the morphology of each tree in text and in photographs of bark, twigs, fruits and leaves.

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  • Overexpression rather than absence of MyoM strongly affected the morphology of D. discoideum.

  • Changes in a number of other factors can also influence island morphology (Figure 1 ).

  • These results provide constraining data for models of inflectional morphology.

  • One of them tested in this study is derivational morphology.

  • It is well known that dendritic morphology plays an important role in neuronal function.

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  • Low sperm count, poor motility, or abnormal morphology of sperm can make it very difficult to conceive using your partners sperm.

  • In men, smoking levels affect spermatogenesis (sperm development ), sperm morphology (abnormality) and sperm mobility.

  • The thickening process has not left any indication of the initial crystal morphology.

  • These include sign language phonology, morphology, and syntax.

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  • Additionally, the digital echo sounder will be used with a side-looking sonar transducer that will enable quantification of dune planform morphology.

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  • The morphology of the carboniferous uplands is largely controlled by the presence of a series of gritstone caprocks.

  • Save for the consequences of these phonetic changes, Umbrian morphology and syntax exhibit no divergence from Oscan that need be mentioned here, save perhaps two peculiar perfect-formations with -1- and -nci-; as in ampelust, fut.

  • That branch of biology which is termed morphology is a commentary upon, and expansion of, the proposition that widely different animals or plants, and widely different parts of animals or plants, are constructed upon the same plan.

  • Wolff, to the present elaborate analysis of the floral organs, morphology exhibits a continual advance towards the demonstration of a fundamental unity among the seeming diversities of living structures.

  • The introduction of the phylogenetic factor has very much increased the difficulty of determining homologies; for the data necessary for tracing phylogeny can only be obtained by the study of a series of allied, presumably ancestral, forms. One of the chief difficulties met with in this line of research, which is one of the more striking developments of modern morphology, is that of distinguishing between organs which are reduced, and those which are really primitive.

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  • With the transition from water to land came the progressive development of the sporophyte which is the characteristic feature of the morphology of the Bryophyta and of all plants above them in the scale of life (see Bower, Origin of a Land-Flora).

  • Oesophagus, stomach, radial canals, ring-canal and tentacle-canals, constitute together the gastrovascular system and are lined throughout by endoderm, which forms also a flat sheet of cells connecting the radial canals and ring canal together like a web; this is the so-called endoderm-lamella (e.l.), a most important feature of medusan morphology, the nature of which will be apparent when the development is described.

  • As with few exceptions the stamen represents a leaf which has been specially developed to bear the pollen or microspores, it is spoken of in comparative morphology as a microsporophyll; similarly the carpels which make up the pistil are the megasporophylls (see Angiosperms).

  • Add apostrophe s to the owner 's name, and so on... Word form is technically referred to as morphology.

  • Although composed of a single crystal of calcite, a sea urchin plate exhibits a bicontinuous morphology with pores of diameter 10-15 micron.

  • The spa resorts in Latium are linked to the volcanic activity which has shaped the morphology of much of the region.

  • This means that there is a third factor that determines the importance of the storm surge - namely the morphology of the shingle beach.

  • Evolutionary Development We are currently investigating the genetic control of floral morphology in the subfamily Papilionoideae.

  • These deposits are superimposed upon bedrock in the uplands, and subglacial diamict of rogen moraine morphology in the lowlands.

  • The following is a description of each of the growth phases as to morphology, terpene aroma, and relative psychoactivity.

  • The morphology of the Carboniferous uplands is largely controlled by the presence of a series of gritstone caprocks.

  • Gender, site, morphology, type, concomitant vesical tumor, nodes number and involvement do not significantly influence survival.

  • Often, the morphology of the penis sheath will differ from place to place, so the individual can be visually identified as a member of one group or another.

  • A sample of the bacterial colony may also be examined microscopically to evaluate bacterial type or morphology.

  • Since, however, medusa-colonies occur only in one group, the Siphonophora, and divergent views are held with regard to the morphological interpretation of the members of a siphonophore, only the first three of the above sub-divisions of hydromedusa morphology will be dealt with here in a general way, and the morphology of the Siphonophora will be considered under the heading of the group itself.

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  • The theory that the medusa is an independent individual, fully equivalent to the polyp in this respect, is now universally accepted as being supported by all the facts of comparative morphology and development.

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  • From the nature of the case, this view is not, and could not be, based upon actual observation, nor is it universally accepted; however, it seems to correspond more closely than any other to the facts of comparative morphology.

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  • Di,fferentiation.Any account of the general morphology of living organisms is incomplete if it does not include some attempt at an explanation of its causation; though such an attempt cannot be carried far at the present time.

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  • For the morphology and classification of snails, see Gastropoda.

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  • This division of the Vertebrata into hot and cold blooded is a curiously retrograde step, only intelligible when we reflect that the excellent entomologist had no real comprehension of vertebrate morphology; but he makes some atonement for the blunder by steadily upholding the class distinctness of the Amphibia.

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  • The tracing out of this identity in diversity, whether regarded as evidence of blood-relationship or as a remarkable display of skill on the part of the Creator in varying the details whilst retaining the essential, became at this period a special pursuit, to which Goethe, the poet, who himself contributed importantly to it, gave the name " morphology."

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  • And, though the conceptions of " archetypal morphology," to which it had reference, are now abandoned in favour of a genetic morphology.

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  • Details of the morphology of plants will be found in the articles relating to the chief groups of plants, those of animals in the corresponding articles on groups of animals, while the classification of animals adopted in this work will be found in the article ZOOLOGY.

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  • The morphology of the Hydrozoa reduces itself, therefore, to a consideration of the morphology of the polyp, of the medusa and of the colony.

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  • The most interesting point about the morphology is the fact that two chromatic bodies, of very unequal size, are almost invariably to be recognized.

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  • But it is a widely recognized principle of morphology that a much modified animal is by no means modified to the same degree in all its organs.

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  • Chamberlain of Chicago University have given a valuable general account of the morphology of Angiosperms as far as concerns the flower, and the series of events which ends in the formation of the seed (Morphology of Angiosperms, Chicago, 1903).

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  • There is thus a Protococcales, and in the bulk of the Confervales, the thallus consists close approach to the external morphology of the higher plants.

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  • Like the Fungi, therefore, the Red Algae consist for the most part of branched filaments, even where the thallus appears massive to the eye, and, as in the case of Fungi, this fact is not inconsistent with a great variety of external morphology.

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  • In 1790 he published his important Versuch, die Metamorphose der Pflanzen zu erkleiren, which was an even more fundamental achievement for the new science of comparative morphology than his discovery some six years earlier of the existence of a formation in the human jaw-bone analogous to the intermaxillary bone in apes; and in 1791 and 1792 appeared two parts of his Beitrage zur Optik.

  • Of far-reaching importance was, on the other hand, his foreshadowing of the Darwinian theory in his works on the metamorphosis of plants and on animal morphology.

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  • The detail, too, of the whole discussion is rich in suggestion, and subsequent logiciansUeberweg himself perhaps, Lotze certainly in his genetic scale of types of judgment and inference, Professor Bosanquet notably in his systematic development of " the morphology of knowledge," and others - have with reason exploited it.

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  • In comparative morphology it provides many illustrations of important biological principles (such, for example, as substitution and change of function of organs), and throws new light upon, or at least points the way to new ideas of, the primitive relations of different organic systems in respect of their function and topography.

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  • In this article religions are treated from the point of view of morphology, and no attempt can be made in the allotted limits to connect them with the phases of ritual, sociological or ethical development.

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  • In the meantime, while various observers were building up our knowledge of the morphology of bacteria, others were laying the foundation of what is known of the relations of these organisms to fermentation and disease - that ancient will-o'-the-wisp " spontaneous generation " being revived by the way.

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  • As Sachs says in his history of botany, " no more important discovery was ever made in the domain of comparative morphology and systematic botany."

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  • Chapter Eight presents an analysis of the extensive verbal morphology.

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  • They are divided into the following three groups on the basis of their colony morphology on blood agar plates.

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  • The advantage of this model system stems from the distinctive morphology of WPB allowing them to be distinguished from other intracellular organelles.

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  • The morphology of the group thus falls naturally into four sections - (I) the hydropolyp, (2) the polyp-colony, (3) the hydromedusa, (4) the medusa-colonies.

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  • Those who were unwilling to accept evolution, without better grounds than such as are offered by Lamarck, and who therefore preferred to suspend their judgment on the question, found in the principle of selective breeding, pursued in all its applications with marvellous knowledge and skill by Darwin, a valid explanation of the occurrence of varieties and races; and they saw clearly that, if the explanation would apply to species, it would not only solve the problem of their evolution, but that it would account for the facts of teleology, as well as for those of morphology; and for the persistence of some forms of life unchanged through long epochs of time, while others undergo comparatively rapid metamorphosis.

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  • The term morphology, which was introduced into science by Goethe (1817), designates, in the first place, the study of the form and composition of the body and of the parts of which the body may consist; secondly, the relations of the parts of the same body; thirdly, the comparison of the bodies or parts of the bodies of plants of different kinds; fourthly, the study of the development of the body and of its parts (ontogeny); fifthly, the investigation of the historical origin and descent of the body and its parts (phylogeny); and, lastly, the consideration of the relation of the parts of the body to their various functions, a study that is known as organography.

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  • It is this last department of morphology that was the first to be pursued.

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  • Amongst his published works are Knowledge and Reality (q85); Logic, or the Morphology of Knowledge (1888); Essentials of Logic (1895); Psychology of.

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  • A The ganglia of the nervous _ Tre system offer some important evidence as to the morphology of the head, and are alluded to below.

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  • Watase, " On the Morphology of the Compound Eyes of Arthropods," Studies from the Biolog.

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  • A subdivision of zoology which was at one time in favour is simply into morphology and physiology, the study of form and structure on the one hand, and the study of Scope the activities and functions of the forms and structures of zoo- on the other.

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  • Cuvier's morphological doctikne received its fullest development in the principle of the " correlation of parts," which he applied to palaeontological investigation, namely, that every animal is a definite whole, and that no part can be varied without entailing correlated and law-abiding variations in other parts, so that from a fragment it should be possible, had we a full knowledge of the laws of animal structure or morphology, to reconstruct the whole.

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  • One of the early supporters of this natural method was Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (1778-1841), who in 1813 published his Theorie elementaire de la botanique, in which he showed that the affinities of plants are to be sought by the comparative study of the form and development of organs (morphology), not of their functions (physiology).

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  • The general theories of Siphonophoran morphology are discussed below, but in enumerating the various types of appendages it is convenient to discuss their morphological interpretation, at the same time.

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  • To this it may be replied that pure morphology and organography are not alternatives, but are two complementary and equally necessary modes of considering the composition of the plant-body.

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What is morphology easy definition? ›

Definition of morphology

1a : a branch of biology that deals with the form and structure of animals and plants. b : the form and structure of an organism or any of its parts amphibian morphology external and internal eye morphology.

How do you describe morphology? ›

morphology, in biology, the study of the size, shape, and structure of animals, plants, and microorganisms and of the relationships of their constituent parts. The term refers to the general aspects of biological form and arrangement of the parts of a plant or an animal.

How do you use semantic in a sentence? ›

Semantics sentence example. Her speech sounded very formal, but it was clear that the young girl did not understand the semantics of all the words she was using. The advertisers played around with semantics to create a slogan customers would respond to.

What is an example of transform in a sentence? ›

Examples of transform in a Sentence

Verb A little creativity can transform an ordinary meal into a special event. The old factory has been transformed into an art gallery.

What is morphology example? ›

Morphology is also the study of synthetic language in which grammatical relations and distinctions are realized within words. For instance, the word "plays" is part of synthetic language, since the plural form is realized within the word itself, through the addition of the suffix "-ed" to the lexeme "play".

What is the synonym of morphology? ›

synonyms: geomorphologic, geomorphological, morphologic, structural. adjective. relating to or concerned with the morphology of plants and animals. “morphological differences” synonyms: morphologic, structural.

Which statement best defines morphology? ›

Which statement best defines morphology? It is the study of the structure of words.

What are the types of morphology? ›

There are two main types: free and bound. Free morphemes can occur alone and bound morphemes must occur with another morpheme. An example of a free morpheme is "bad", and an example of a bound morpheme is "ly." It is bound because although it has meaning, it cannot stand alone.

What is the importance of morphology? ›

Knowledge of morphology helps students acquire meaning of derived and inflected words, which in turn promotes reading comprehension. In teaching morphemes the student is made aware of semantic connections between words and consistent spellings in word families.

How do you use the word mean in a sentence? ›

Meaning sentence example. She says He (meaning God) is my dear father. There is more than one meaning of Annapolis discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia. The loss of charge is due to more than one cause, and it is difficult to attribute an absolutely definite meaning even to results obtained with the cover on.

What are morphemes in English? ›

Morphemes are comprised of two separate classes called (a) bases (or roots) and (b) affixes. A "base," or "root" is a morpheme in a word that gives the word its principle meaning. An example of a "free base" morpheme is woman in the word womanly. An example of a "bound base" morpheme is -sent in the word dissent.

How does morphology relate to semantics? ›

Since morphology is the study of the structure and derivation of complex signs, attention could be focused on the semantic side (the composition of complex concepts) and the structural side (the composition of the complex names for the concepts) and the relation between them.

What are specific examples? ›

A specific example is a particular instance. So to give a specific example of technology would be to write about particular people using a particular machine. To give a specific example of any human activity would require that you write about individual people.

What is a good sentence for transformation? ›

1) There was a noticeable transformation in his appearance. 2) The way we work has undergone a radical transformation in the past decade. 3) A startling cultural transformation occurred in post - war Britain.

How do you write a transformation sentence? ›

How to use Transformation in a sentence
  1. The transformation was quick and smooth, not at all violent. ...
  2. The transformation is complete? ...
  3. The city is a product of the industrial transformation in the southern states since the Civil War. ...
  4. The transformation has been actually shown to take place in the development of Paludina.

What is a morphology in language? ›

Morphology, in linguistics, is the study of the forms of words, and the ways in which words are related to other words of the same language. Formal differences among words serve a variety of purposes, from the creation of new lexical items to the indication of grammatical structure.

What is morphology in speech and language? ›

Morphology—study of the rules that govern how morphemes, the minimal meaningful units of language, are used in a language. Syntax—the rules that pertain to the ways in which words can be combined to form sentences in a language. Semantics—the meaning of words and combinations of words in a language.

What is morphology in reading and writing? ›

Morphology refers to "the knowledge of meaningful word parts in a language (typically the knowledge of prefixes, suffixes, and/or roots and base words)" (Foorman et al., 2016 ).

What does morphological change mean? ›

Summary. Morphological change refers to change(s) in the structure of words. Since morphology is interrelated with phonology, syntax, and semantics, changes affecting the structure and properties of words should be seen as changes at the respective interfaces of grammar.

What is the antonyms for morphology? ›

Morphological Antonyms
  • benighted.
  • catachrestic.
  • ignorant.
  • inerudite.
  • uneducated.
  • unenlightened.
  • ungrammatical.
  • uninstructed.

What is the difference between morphology and anatomy? ›

In biology, morphology is the branch that deals with the form of living organisms. For plants, plant morphology or phytomorphology is the study of the physical form and external structure of plants, whereas plant anatomy is the study of the internal plant structure, mostly at the cellular/microscopic level.

Where does the word morphology come from? ›

The words morphology and morpheme both come from the Greek root word morph meaning “shape;” morphology is therefore the study of the “shape” words take, whereas morphemes are those building blocks which “shape” the word.

What is morphological analysis of words? ›

Morphological analysis is the ability to use one's knowledge of root words and affixes to determine the meanings of unfamiliar, morphologically complex words.

What is noun morphology? ›

THE DEFINITION OF MORPHOLOGY AND NOUN The word morphology can be defined as a study of morphemes of a language and of how they are combined to make words or a study of the internal constuction of words. Word is the key element of morphology, a symbol comprising mutually implied sound and meaning.

Is morphology a phonics? ›

Morphology training is designed to improve a student's ability to register, understand, and use words. On the other hand, phonics instruction emphasizes the importance of linking different words and their corresponding sounds.

What are morphological skills? ›

Morphological awareness, which is an understanding of how words can be broken down into smaller units of meaning such as roots, prefixes, and suffixes, has emerged as an important contributor to word reading and comprehension skills.

Why is morphology important in teaching English? ›

Morphological awareness influences the other linguistic awareness, phonological awareness. Morphological awareness helps the students to comprehend reading text easily. It happens due to the students' vocabulary knowledge to identify words and recognize their meanings while they engage with the reading text.

Why is it important for students to learn morphology? ›

Learning morphology helps students break down the morphemes and decode their meaning and increases their vocabulary. Understanding morphology helps prepare students to move onto the next level and increase their reading and writing levels.

What is the main role of morphology in language learning? ›

An awareness of English morphology enables language teachers to help their learners understand how words enter a language, what they consist of, and how they are formed by combining prefixes, suffixes, and roots.

What does :> mean in texting? ›

means "Angry."

How do you use by and by in a sentence? ›

I'll get to Ireland by and by; I've wanted to go for a while.” In this example sentence, the subject expresses an interest in traveling to Ireland and feels they'll get there eventually. 3. “We'll meet again in the sweet by-and-by.” “Sweet by-and-by” is a phrase that also means at an unspecified time in the future.

What is morpheme example? ›

A morpheme is the smallest linguistic part of a word that can have a meaning. In other words, it is the smallest meaningful part of a word. Examples of morphemes would be the parts "un-", "break", and "-able" in the word "unbreakable".

Which word has 3 morphemes? ›

The word "unbreakable" has three morphemes: "un-", a bound morpheme; "break", a free morpheme; and "-able", a bound morpheme. "un-" is also a prefix, "-able" is a suffix.

How many morphemes are in beautiful? ›

Words such as book, happy and beauty have one morpheme but can be modified through the addition of morphemes to create bookish, happiness and beautiful, each possessing two morphemes. Derivational morphemes are linguistic units added to root words that change the root word into a new word with a new meaning.

What is the relationship between morphology and phonology? ›

Morphological and phonological processes are tightly interrelated in spoken production. During processing, morphological processes must combine the phonological content of individual morphemes to produce a phonological representation that is suitable for driving phonological processing.

What is the relationship between morphology and syntax? ›

Morphology deals with the understanding of how words are formed while syntax is focused on the way sentences are developed. Basically morphology is the study of the structure of words, while Syntax studies the structure of sentences. Together these disciplines help linguists understand how language works.

What is structural morphology? ›

Structural morphology is the study of form and shape of a structure and the relations between form, forces, and material, and is an important research area for structural design improvement [5].

Why do we use example? ›

Examples help you clarify complex concepts, even in regulations. They are an ideal way to help your readers. In spoken English, when you ask for clarification of something, people often respond by giving you an example. Good examples can substitute for long explanations.

How do you write a writing example? ›

When giving examples it is best to put them after your main idea or topic sentence. They can be used in the middle of supporting sentences or they can be used to start a new sentence. There is no rule for where exactly to give examples in essays. Logically they should come just after a supporting sentence.

What is general sentence? ›

A general statement is a sentence that defines or declares some large and overarching truth. A general statement does not describe one particular event in the world: On Tuesday young Charlie eagerly gave $20 to the elegant man with curling mustachios who said he'd make Charlie rich.

What is the sentence of value? ›

value somebody/something He has come to value her advice and support. They don't seem to value honesty very highly. value somebody/something as something I really value him as a friend. value somebody/something for something The area is valued for its vineyards.

What is a synonym for transformational? ›

adjectivepower to change dramatically. born-again. cathartic. life-changing. metamorphic.

What is transformation in a person? ›

Human transformation is an internal shift that brings us in alignment with our highest potential. It is at the heart of every major aspect of our lives. It affects how we see and relate to the world and how we understand our place in it. Both systematic and miraculous, there's no timeline on inner transformation.

How do you change a simple sentence into a complex sentence? ›

Simple to complex sentence

A simple sentence can be converted to a complex sentence by expanding a word or phrase into a subordinate clause. This clause may be a noun, adjective or adverb clause.

What is simple sentence English? ›

Simple sentences are sentences containing one independent clause, with a subject and a predicate. Modifiers, compound subjects, and compound verbs/predicates can be used in simple sentences. The standard arrangement of a simple sentence is subject + verb + object, or SVO order.

How do you turn a sentence into a question? ›

Question tags go at the end of a statement to turn it into a question. Make a question tag using the word "right," a helping verb, or a being verb. To turn the statement into a question, put a comma, then add the question tag. Leave the rest of the sentence the same.

What does morphology mean in biology? ›

The science of the form and structure of organisms (plants, animals, and other forms of life).

Which statement best defines morphology? ›

Which statement best defines morphology? It is the study of the structure of words.

What is morphology and types? ›

Morphology is the study of words. Morphemes are the minimal units of words that have a meaning and cannot be subdivided further. There are two main types: free and bound. Free morphemes can occur alone and bound morphemes must occur with another morpheme.

What is human morphology? ›

Human morphology, as the name suggests, is the discipline that studies the anatomical form and structural features of human beings.

What is the importance of morphology? ›

Knowledge of morphology helps students acquire meaning of derived and inflected words, which in turn promotes reading comprehension. In teaching morphemes the student is made aware of semantic connections between words and consistent spellings in word families.

What does cell morphology mean? ›

Cell morphology describes the shape, structure, form, and size of cells.

What is morphology of English language? ›

In linguistics, morphology (/mɔːrˈfɒlədʒi/) is the study of words, how they are formed, and their relationship to other words in the same language. It analyzes the structure of words and parts of words such as stems, root words, prefixes, and suffixes.

What is morphology in speech and language? ›

Morphology—study of the rules that govern how morphemes, the minimal meaningful units of language, are used in a language. Syntax—the rules that pertain to the ways in which words can be combined to form sentences in a language. Semantics—the meaning of words and combinations of words in a language.

What is morphology in reading and writing? ›

Morphology refers to "the knowledge of meaningful word parts in a language (typically the knowledge of prefixes, suffixes, and/or roots and base words)" (Foorman et al., 2016 ).

Is morphology a phonics? ›

Morphology training is designed to improve a student's ability to register, understand, and use words. On the other hand, phonics instruction emphasizes the importance of linking different words and their corresponding sounds.

What are morphological skills? ›

Morphological awareness, which is an understanding of how words can be broken down into smaller units of meaning such as roots, prefixes, and suffixes, has emerged as an important contributor to word reading and comprehension skills.

Who discovered morphology? ›

While the concept of form in biology, opposed to function, dates back to Aristotle (see Aristotle's biology), the field of morphology was developed by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1790) and independently by the German anatomist and physiologist Karl Friedrich Burdach (1800).

What are the examples of morphological evidence? ›

Morphological evidence is the physical trait observed in an organism. For example, skin color, wings, tail and body structure.

Is morphology the same as anatomy? ›

Anatomy studies the presence of structures while morphology studies the relationships of structures. Anatomy is a subdivision of morphology, whereas morphology is a branch of biology.

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