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    How amny morphemes in "metalinguistic" and how many in "superfluous" ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    How amny morphemes in "metalinguistic" and how many in "superfluous" ?
    three for metalinguistic
    meta prefix meaning "after, behind,
    linguist
    -ic suffix

    three would be my guess for superfluous
    super "over"
    fluere "to flow"
    -ous suffix

    this is the place I would suggest for a brief introduction

    hope this helps

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