English Language 1 [Cognomi F-O] (2014/2015)

Course code
4S002896
Name of lecturer
Anna Zanfei
Coordinator
Anna Zanfei
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
English
Period
II semestre dal Feb 23, 2015 al May 30, 2015.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.6  
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.6  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at helping students develop their competence in English with reference to phonetics, phonology, and morphology.

Syllabus

pre-requisite: B2 level


1. HISTORICAL ORIGIN OF ENGLISH WORDS

2. PHONETICS
- The International Phonetic Alphabet
- speech organs
- vowels and consonants
- voicing
- place of articulation
- manner of articulation
- intonation and prosody

3. MORPHOLOGY
- functional and lexical words
- morphemes
- inflectional morphology
- derivational morphology
- common affixes in English

BIBLIOGRAPHICAL REFERENCE:
Facchinetti, Roberta (2015) "English Phonetics and Morphology. A Reader for First Year University Students" (2nd ed.), Quiedit: Verona.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam