Courses Taught

Spring/Fall 2013

Linguistics 150 – The Structure of English Words (Instructor of Record)

Course Description: In this course we will use linguistic principles to study English vocabulary. This involves studying the morphemes, or meaningful elements, in English words and examining how these elements combine to form words . We will also investigate the sounds of English and their pronunciation, and the historical development of English (both sound changes and meaning changes) and its relationship to other Indo – European languages.