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Query Details


Query Subject:   French Word Pairs that are Not Morphological
Author:   Phaedra Royle
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Historical Linguistics
Morphology
Lexicography

Query:   I am creating a list of French word pairs that are semantically and
orthographically/phonologically similar but that are not morphologically
related, such as the broil-boil pairs used by Stocakll and Marantz (2006).
An example I have found in French is _couve-couvre_ 'protect-cover'.

Any references to articles or discussions of this phenomenon would be
appreciated. I will post a summary. Thank you.

Stockall, L., & Marantz, A. (2006). A single route, full decomposition
model of morphological complexity: MEG evidence. The Mental Lexicon
Journal, 1(1), 85-123.
LL Issue: 22.4060
Date posted: 18-Oct-2011



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