Elements of Linguistic Structure


Examination of the main aspects of the phonemic systems and sound patterns and alternations of various languages that belong to different linguistic families, their word formation processes and mechanisms, and their phrasal and sentential syntactic structures and representations. Topics include the main issues in the field and theoretical approaches to natural languages and to language variation and change.
Curriculum Codes
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 219
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring