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LING 4802 [0.5 credit] Historical Linguistics II

A theory-intensive course that will study the development of English starting with Proto-Indo-European progressing through Common Germanic to the stages of English itself. Topics include phonological sound changes, phonemic inventories, and morphological and syntactic typology.
Precludes additional credit for LING 4101.
Prerequisite(s): LING 3001 (no longer offered) or LING 3101 (no longer offered) or LING 3811.
Also offered at the graduate level, with different requirements, as LING 5802, for which additional credit is precluded.
Seminars three hours a week.