24.956 Topics in Syntax
The nature of linguistic universals that make it possible for languages to differ and place limits on these differences. Study of selected problem areas show how data from particular languages contribute to the development of a strong theory of universal grammar and how such a theory dictates solutions to traditional problems in the syntax of particular languages.
This class has 24.951 as a prerequisite.
Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Tuesdays in 32-D461.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
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