LING2076

2021-07-27T15:00:14+08:00

LING2076 Mind and body: a holistic approach to the sounds of language Dr. Youngah Do Advanced Course. Sem 2 , 6 credits Course Description The study of the sound systems of human language is unique in that it considers both the role of our body (Phonetics) and mind (Phonology). How we internalize sound systems (Phonology) is often clearly dependent on the operation of our body (Phonetics); yet grammatical generalizations of sound systems can also abstract away from the  physical properties of sounds. How different or  similar can phonology and phonetics be? Where exactly does the border between the two lie?  Over [...]