Linguistics 2010Q (004) -- The Science of Linguistics
Instructor: Claire Moore-Cantwell
Contact: claire dot moore-cantwell at uconn dot edu
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 2:00-3:15, MONT 419
Office Hours: Tues 11:00-12:00, OAK 355
Syllabus: (pdf)

Textbook: Introductory Linguistics by Bruce Hayes



Introduction Handout


Phonetics Handout


Phonology Handout


Morphology Handout


Syntax Handout (1)


Syntax Handout (2)


Syntax Handout (3)


Semantics Handout


Homework 6 (Due December 6)


Bonus Homework (Due December 8)


Syntax:


Readings

Constituency: pp. 69-75

Complements vs. adjuncts: pp. 76-77

Definitions: pp. 84-87

Constituency tests: pp. 88-90

Homework 4 (Due November 15)

Homework 5 (Due November 29)

Written part of your Syntax presentation (Due November 10)

Example of Syntax presentation



Morphology:


Read chapter 2, pp. 18-26 (September 29)

Read chapter 2, pp. 27-41 (October 4)

Read chapter 2, pp. 41-51 (Octover 6)

Read chapter 2, pp. 51-59 (October 11)

Homework 3 (Due October 18)

Written part of your Morphology presentation (Due October 13)

Example morphology presentation (Comanche)


Phonology:


Read chapter 11, pp. 394-426 (September 15)

Read chapter 12, pp. 427-435 (September 20)

Homework 2 (Due October 4)

Written part of your Phonology presentation (Due September 27)

Example phonology presentation (Comanche)


Phonetics:


Read chapter 10, pp. 355-382 (September 1)

Read chapter 10, pp. 382-393 (September 6)

One-page IPA chart

Written part of your Phonetics presentation (Due September 8)

Example phonetics presentation (Comanche)

Homework 1 (Due September 15)

Homework 1 solutions

Media:


Playlist of MRI video of various articulations



X-ray video of vowel articulations




Midterm Practice sheet

Midterm Practice answers (first half)
Midterm Practice answers (second half)