1. Which of the following words has the morphological structure DERIVATIONAL PREFIX + ROOT + DERIVATIONAL SUFFIX?

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2. Which morphological structure of the following words contains an INFLECTIONAL SUFFIX?

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3. Which of the following words contains an inflectional as well as a derivational affix?

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4. Which of the following words has the same morphological structure as doors (ROOT + INFLECTIONAL SUFFIX)?

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5. Which of the following morphemes is a derivational suffix?

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6. It is often stated that in English a derivational suffix cannot follow an an inflectional suffix. Which of the following words proves this statement wrong?

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7. In the episode 98 of Seinfeld, "The Label Maker", is of particluar interest for any linguistic: Read the following dialogue between Elaine and Jerry and analyze the words in italics morphologically.

Elaine: "Hello, Tim." Tim (startled): "Elaine, hi." Elaine: "Don't worry, Tim. I didn't come by to yell at you, I didn't come by for that at all. I just came by to pick up my label maker. I gave you a label maker and now I would like to have it back." Tim: "But you gave it to me." Elaine: "But you gave me a ticket to the Super Bowl. Hand it over, Whatley." Tim: "Uh, ok." Elaine: "You don't have the label maker, do you?" Tim: "Uh, no." Elaine: "I knew it! You're a regifter!" Tim: "Oh, yeah, some gift. That thing didn't work at all." Elaine: "What?" Tim: "You put a label on something, then ten minutes later it would peel right off. It was the worst gift I ever got." Elaine (visibly upset): "Well, I bought it for you because you were so nice to me for not charging me for the dental work. The way you worked on my filling, you were so, so gentle and so caring and so sensitive." Tim: "Oh, Elaine!"

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George: "The wedding is off. Now you can go to the Super Bowl." Jerry: "I can't call Tim Whatley and ask for the tickets back." George: "You just gave them to him two days ago, he's gotta give you a grace period." Jerry: "Are you even vaguely familiar with the concept of giving? There's no grace period." George: "Well, didn't he regift the label maker?" Jerry: "Possibly." George: "Well, if he can regift, why can't you degift?" Jerry: "You may have a point." George: "I have a point, I have a point." Jerry: "Alright, I'll call him." George: "Yeah. What's that?" Jerry: "Oh, it's Risk, it's a game of world domination being played by two guys who can barely run their own lives." (Picks up phone and dials) "Hello Tim?" "Yeah, hi, it's Jerry Seinfeld, remember those tickets I gave you? Well it turns out I can use them. Oh, you do? I understand. Okay. Bye. He already made plans, he can't change them." George (eating a pickle): "Well they're his tickets, he can do what he wants with them." Jerry: "Thanks." George: "Alright, I gotta go. I'm heading over to Bonnie's." Jerry: "What are you gonna do about the roommate?" George: "I gotta try and find a way to switch places with him. It's like a Sigfried and Roy trick." Jerry: "Well, the pickle breath is a good start."