ENG 759: Structure of Modern English.
3 hours, 3 credits. Grammatical theory and linguistic descriptions of modern English (such as traditional, descriptive, and transformational grammars), with an emphasis on the formal properties of grammar and the formal characterization of language. Study-samples of modern English will be drawn from literary works from the early modern English period to the present. PREREQ: Departmental permission.
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