Grammatical Analysis

PREREQUISITE: LING-UA.1 OR LING-UA.0003 OR PERMISSION OF INSTRUCTOR.

This is a blended course. The class will be divided in half, and each half will alternate in-person meeting sessions with the other half.

What determines the sequencing of words in a given language? How can we explain word-order variation within and across languages? Are there universal syntactic properties common to the grammar of all languages? Presents the modern generative approach to the scientific study of language and systematically develops a model that will account for the most basic syntactic constructions of natural language.

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Spring 2021

1
Guy Tabachnick
M: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM 10WP 104
1
Stephanie Harves
TR: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM; TR: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 10WP 104