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Morphology is the study of words and their parts. Morphemes, like prefixes, suffixes and base words, are defined as the smallest meaningful units of meaning. Morphemes are important for phonics in both reading and spelling, as well as in vocabulary and comprehension.What is word morphology in English grammar?
Word morphology. Morphology is the study of words and their parts. Morphemes, like prefixes, suffixes and base words, are defined as the smallest meaningful units of meaning.How do you teach morphological structure in English?
Task: Select one or two complex, curriculum-specific words from your lesson. When it comes up during your lesson, explicitly assess the word’s morphologic structure and inquire about its meaning. Example: When teaching shapes in your math class, write the word “triangle”.What is the main value of teaching morphological families?
My recommendation based on theory not direct research evidence — is that the main value comes from teaching all or many members of a morphological family at one time with the matrix and word sums (see the attached figure illustrating a matrix and word sum).