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Unformatted text preview: -Voice ± Active and passive voices ± Forms and functions ± Semantic roles-Affirmative and negative-Mood ± Declarative, Interrogative, Imperative and Exclamative ± Relation between the mood and illocutionary force April 9, 2009 Sentences and clauses-Simple sentences-Coordination-Subordination Discourse structure-Theme/rheme-Information structure (old/new information)-Illocutionary force April 9, 2009 History of English Diachronic stages of Englsih-Old English-Middle English-Early Modern English-Present Day English Morphology and syntax We looked at the major characteristics of OE, ME, EModE and compared them with PDE. April 9, 2009 Final examination-April 23 (Thurs.), 9-11 am, EX200-Coverage – Everything discussed in the course-Format ± Multiple choice ± Short answer ± Representation-No aids are allowed (You’re not responsible for paradigm tables given in the lecture notes for OE and ME)...
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- Winter '09
- Grammar, Modern English, History of the English language