General Linguistics (2008/2009)

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Name of lecturer
Serena Dal Maso
Number of ECTS credits allocated
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I semestre dal Oct 1, 2008 al Jan 17, 2009.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.5  
Friday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.7  

Learning outcomes

The goal of the course is to provide the students with means for the analysis of the different levels of language (phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics). The third part focuses one of these levels.


PARTE 1. Lineamenti di linguistica generale
F. De Saussure, Corso di linguistica generale (Introduzione, traduzione e
commento a cura di T. De Mauro), Bari, Laterza, 1967.
G. Graffi / S. Scalise, Le lingue e il linguaggio, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2003

PARTE 2. Fonetica e fonologia
A. Mioni, Elementi di fonetica, Padova, Unipress, 2001.

PARTE 3. Rapporti tra forma e contenuto nelle parole complesse
W.U. Dressler, / Mayerthaler, W. / Panagl O. / Wurzel W.U., Leitmotifs in Natural Morphology, Amsterdam, Benjamins, 1988.
J. Bybee, Morphology: A study of the relation between meaning and form, Philadelphia, Benjamins, 1985.
M. Grossman / F. Rainer (a c. di), La formazione delle parole in italiano, Tübingen, Niemeyer Verlag, 2004

Assessment methods and criteria

in itinere (written) or traditional (oral) at the end of the course.