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CHAPTER 1: STRUCTURE OF ENGLISH

Objectives


As a result of reading and studying this chapter students will be able to:

  • Identify the two categories of phonemes and describe how they are classified
  • Name and explain the phonic elements or sound/spelling categories
  • Identify the phonic elements that cause the most difficulty for students
  • Describe the most useful syllable division principles and common syllable types
  • Describe the two types of morphemes
  • Identify the three languages from which the majority of morphemes in English originate
  • Recognize common prefixes, suffixes, and Latin and Greek roots

Key Terms


  • Phoneme
  • Grapheme
  • Morpheme
  • Phonic elements
  • Onset-rime
  • Phonogram
  • Affixes
  • Prefixes
  • Derivational suffixes
  • Inflectional suffixes
  • Compound words

Assessment

 

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