Linguistics is the scientific study of a particular aspect of human knowledge
knowledge of language (KOL).
What is knowledge? combination of genetics, experience, and learned behavior.
We will still refer to entities like English, F
Ling 200/AA: Homework 1
Due Jan. 27, 2016
Which of the following pairs of sounds is distinguished only by a difference
The space between the vocal folds is called:
Classify consonants (Cs)
Oral or Nasal
R is considered to be an approximate glide, when actually using the R, youre using
a retroflux. It can also be described as Liquid. They are both voiced
INTRODUCTION Ill be discussing the intercultural communication between Japanese and North
Americans. Their similarities and differences. Interculturalcommunicationisanevolvingdisciplinethat
Ling 200 Introduction to Linguistic Science
Due on January 25th.
1. Descriptive grammar vs. Prescriptive grammar (2 pts)
State one rule of grammar that you have learned is the correct way to say something, but you
Ling 200/BB: Homework 4, historical linguistics/sociolinguistics
Due April 6, 2016
Which of the following statements is true?
Similarities between two languages in the phonological form of specific words
may be used in reconstructing p
Module 3: Theories and Models
In Canada, just like elsewhere in the world, criminal networks thrive on the pursuit
of power and profit. This module is about explaining where criminal behavior starts
from and why people get involved in the first place.
Tapping [ ]
English water, butter, fattest, total
Spanish pero, caro
Manner of Ar+cula+on
Place of Ar+cula+on
Alveolar Alveo- Palatal