Introduction to Linguistic Theory
Slides and Handouts




Class Date: 1/28/2013
Subject: Linguistics as a Cognitive Science
Lecture Slides:
  • Overview of Course Syllabus
  • Foundations: Linguistics as Cognitive Science


  • Class Date: 1/30/2013
    Subject: Language as a Human Instinct
    Lecture Slides:
  • Language: A Uniquely Human Instinct


  • Class Date: 2/4/2013
    Subject: Articulatory Phonetics and IPA: Consonants
    Class Handouts:
  • The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Articulatory Phonetics and the International Phonetic Alphabet


  • Class Date: 2/6/2013
    Subject: Articulatory Phonetics and IPA: Consonants
    Class Handouts:
  • The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Articulatory Phonetics and the International Phonetic Alphabet


  • Class Date: 2/11/2013
    Subject: Articulatory Phonetics and IPA: Vowels
    Class Handouts:
  • The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Articulatory Phonetics and the International Phonetic Alphabet


  • Class Date: 2/13/2013
    Subject: Syllables and Phonotactics
    Lecture Slides:
  • Syllables and Phonotactics


  • Class Date: 2/19/2013
    Subject: Phonemes and Allophones
    Class Handouts:
  • Important Vocabulary Items for Phonology
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Phonemes and Allophones


  • Class Date: 2/20/2013
    Subject: Deducing Allophonic Rules
    Lecture Slides:
  • Deducing Allophonic Rules, Part 1


  • Class Date: 2/25/2013
    Subject: Deducing Allophonic Rules
    Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the First Midterm
  • Deducing Allophonic Rules, Part 1


  • Class Date: 2/27/2013
    Subject: Deducing Allophonic Rules
    Class Handouts:
  • Some Optional Practice on Allophonic Rules
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the First Midterm
  • Deducing Allophonic Rules, Part 2


  • Class Date: 3/6/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Morphology
    Lecture Slides:
  • The Basics of Morphology


  • Class Date: 3/11/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Morphology
    Lecture Slides:
  • The Basics of Morphology


  • Class Date: 3/13/2013
    Subject: Some Elements of Morphological Theory
    Lecture Slides:
  • Some Elements of Morphological Theory


  • Class Date: 3/25/2013
    Subject: Some Elements of Morphological Theory
    Lecture Slides:
  • Some Elements of Morphological Theory


  • Class Date: 3/27/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Morphological Analysis
    Lecture Slides:
  • The Basics of Morphological Analysis


  • Class Date: 4/1/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Morphological Analysis
    Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the Second Midterm
  • The Basics of Morphological Analysis


  • Class Date: 4/3/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Syntax
    Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the Second Midterm
  • The Basics of Syntax


  • Class Date: 4/10/2013
    Subject: The Basics of Syntax
    Class Handouts:
  • Some Notes and Practice on Syntactic Tree Structures
  • Lecture Slides:
  • The Basics of Syntax


  • Class Date: 4/17/2013
    Subject: Further Fundamental Concepts in Syntax
    Class Handouts:
  • Some Notes and Practice on Syntactic Tree Structures
  • Lecture Slides:
  • Syntax: Further Fundamental Concepts


  • Class Date: 4/22/2013
    Subject: Recursion, Conjunction, and Constituency
    Lecture Slides:
  • Recursion, Conjunction, and Constituency


  • Class Date: 4/24/2013
    Subject: Recursion, Conjunction, and Constituency
    Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the Final Exam
  • Recursion, Conjunction, and Constituency


  • Class Date: 4/29/2013
    Subject: First Language Acquisition
    Lecture Slides:
  • Review for the Final Exam
  • First Language Acquisition