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24.904 Language Acquisition

Prereq: 24.900 or permission of instructor
U (Spring)
12 Units. HASS-S

Covers the major results in the study of first-language acquisition concentrating on the development of linguistic structure, including morphology, syntax, and semantics. Universal aspects of development are discussed, as well as a variety of cross-linguistic phenomena. Theories of language learning are considered, including parameter-setting and maturation.

M. Hackl

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