Meaning in Language
Linguistics College of Humanities
Introduction to the analysis of meaning in words, grammar, and discourse.
For Fall 2013 & forward admits, Ling 201.
Conduct semantic and pragmatic analyses and explications of natural human language at the lexical, grammatical, discourse and metaphorical levels applying a variety of semantic and pragmatic analytical procedures
Critique contemporary approaches to semantic and pragmatic analyses by becoming familiar with semantic and pragmatic theories.
Argue for a particular semantic or pragmatic explication through producing papers and project reports.