- v form by reduplication
The consonant reduplicates after a short vowel
The morpheme can be reduplicated to emphasize the meaning of the word
- v make or do or perform again
- Sir Hubert Wilkins, bearded Arctic explorer, offered to reduplicate a stunt he described to an Idaho Falls lecture audience.
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- Submit It In Reduplicate
Did you know Ke$ha's song "Tik Tok" demonstrates a linguistic oddity? And we're not talking about her spelling. "Reduplicated" words contain repeated syllables, but with different vowel sounds. Puzzle guru Art Chung leads contestants in a game full of reduplicated word pairs.
June 14, 2013 - NPR