This course provides a thorough introduction to the syntactic features of the English language, as well as an introduction to the foundation and argumentation of at least one of the leading syntactic theories, currently Construction Grammar. The course presumes prior knowledge from previous courses in English syntax (basic generative syntax).

Course plan

Responsible teacher: Alan McMillion

Information autumn term 2019

  • You have to register on time to keep your place. Online registration for admitted students will be open between 6 and 20 August. Follow the instructions to register.
  • Schedule. Note that the schedule is subject to change in case of unforeseen circumstances.
  • Course description and literature: see attachment. After registration you will get access to the course site on Mondo where further course material will be posted by the teacher.