MORPHOLOGY

What is MORPHOLOGY?

MORPHOLOGY meaning in English terms is The study of the structure and construction of words including where the word originated (i.e., Greek, Latin), the inflection (the way a word is changed or altered in form to achieve a new meaning, such as adding –s or –ed to a verb to change tense), and compounding (two or more words connected to make a longer word, such as birdbath).

 

reference: Glossary of Terms for English Language Arts | Ohio Department of Education