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How do we get
meaning from sound?
Sounds by themselves carry no meaning.
Sounds gain meaning by becoming
morphemes, or units of sound that do, indeed, carry meaning.
There are two kinds of morphemes...bound
morphemes and free morphemes. They're different!
Click here for bound morphemes.
Click here for free morphemes.
Click here for prefixes and suffixes.
Click here for the grammatical morphemes.
Click here for
more about the grammatical morphemes.