LING 220 Introduction to Linguistics

An introduction to the basic sub-fields of linguistics. Emphasis on phonetics and phonology (the study of sounds and systems of sounds), morphology (the study of word formation), syntax (phrase and sentence formation and function), and semantics (the study of meaning in language), pragmatics (how language is used in wider contexts) and historical linguistics (how language changes over time). Liberal Arts.

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  • Credit Hours: 4