2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 316 Semantics, Morphology, and Syntax

Explores word meaning (semantics), the patterns within words (morphology), and the patterns within phrases and clauses (syntax). A major focus will be applying the concepts to specific languages (comparing/contrasting patterns) and considering the application of the knowledge about the patterns, including relationships between elements of a sentence.  Prerequisite: ENG 219 or permission of department chairperson