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Prerequisites: (ENGL 1200 OR LING 1200) OR Equivalent.
Meets with LING 6130. Historical Linguistics is about how and why languages change. This course is a "hands-on" introduction to historical linguistics. Students learn not only the fundamental contents and methods of historical linguistics, but also how to "do" historical linguistics by working through exercises involving a variety of languages. PhD students are expected to do additional work and perform at a higher level.