Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]?

in-/im- is an assimilation form of prefix with a phonological change due to the following consonant. In words with the prefix in-/im-, the prefix’s final sound becomes the root’s first sound as if the articulation of the two words is close. The rules of the use of in-/im- require the phonological environment of assimilation with conspicuously different behaviors. The prefixes /in/ assimilated to /im/ before the bilabials /p/, /b/ and /m/ and to /m/ before the alveolar /l/ and /ir/ before /r/ which reflects the spelling of the words such as imbalances, immortal and impossible.

Phonologists assume that native speakers of the language have a unique mental representation for each morpheme derived from the underlying phonological rule. The assimilation rule indicates that the English prefix in-, meaning both ‘not,’ and ‘in’ or ‘into, plus another word is equal to a derivative word (English prefix in- (meaning both ‘not’ and ‘in’ or ‘into’) + word → derived word).

Nasal assimilation acquires features of geometric notation following an oral consonant in a different manner as lateral or continuant. Rule, [+cons] (­- nasal, oral, …. orals) [+con (oral)], where the dotted line in the rules denotes the spreading node; = represents the delinked node. In addition, the articular oral dominates the labial, dorsal and labial parts to become articular for the preceding nasal. In Sudanese Arabic, the dotted line predicts no assimilation for the initial pharyngeal or laryngeal consonant.

Lastly, the regressive assimilation in general nodes that x acquires the exact feature specification as node y, thus, losing its specification. For cases with the nasal before /k/ and /g, the assimilation rule indicates the within-word trigger is lower than the word-final target segment because the trigger is specific for the word boundary. The probability of the words starting with /k/ is higher than the word-initial segment because of the high number of frequent phrases and vice versa for /g/.

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Academic.Tips. (2022, October 8). Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]? https://academic.tips/question/consider-the-following-dataset-that-contains-words-with-the-negative-prefix-in-im-identify-the-underlying-form-of-the-prefix-and-propose-a-rule-that-explains-phonological-alternation-between-the-na/

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Academic.Tips. 2022. "Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]?" October 8, 2022. https://academic.tips/question/consider-the-following-dataset-that-contains-words-with-the-negative-prefix-in-im-identify-the-underlying-form-of-the-prefix-and-propose-a-rule-that-explains-phonological-alternation-between-the-na/.

1. Academic.Tips. "Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]?" October 8, 2022. https://academic.tips/question/consider-the-following-dataset-that-contains-words-with-the-negative-prefix-in-im-identify-the-underlying-form-of-the-prefix-and-propose-a-rule-that-explains-phonological-alternation-between-the-na/.


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Academic.Tips. "Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]?" October 8, 2022. https://academic.tips/question/consider-the-following-dataset-that-contains-words-with-the-negative-prefix-in-im-identify-the-underlying-form-of-the-prefix-and-propose-a-rule-that-explains-phonological-alternation-between-the-na/.

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"Consider the following dataset that contains words with the negative prefix in-/im-. Identify the underlying form of the prefix and propose a rule that explains phonological alternation between the nasals. Please explain your choice of the underlying form, environment and rule. Remember to give both a verbal statement and feature notation for the rule. Hint: a morpheme boundary between a prefix and a stem can be shown with the + sign. Inaccurate, inedible, indefinite, intolerant, insufficient, informal, invisible, imbalanced, impossible, immortal. Rewrite the rule that you proposed using Feature Geometric notation. Explain any difference in the way you specify segments with features. Explain what features are delinked, linked or spread. What results does you rule predict for cases with nasals before [k] or [g]?" Academic.Tips, 8 Oct. 2022, academic.tips/question/consider-the-following-dataset-that-contains-words-with-the-negative-prefix-in-im-identify-the-underlying-form-of-the-prefix-and-propose-a-rule-that-explains-phonological-alternation-between-the-na/.

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