PREREQUISITE: LING-UA 11 AND LING-UA 12 OR LING-UA 13 OR PERMISSION OF THE INSTRUCTOR. SAME AS LING-GA 44.
Analysis (LING-UA 13), or permission of the instructor. Offered every year. Collins, Gallagher, Gouskova. 4 points. Students interview a native speaker of an unfamiliar language to study all aspects of the language’s grammar: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics. We evaluate and organize real, nonidealized linguistic data and formulate generalizations that serve as the basis for research.