LING6014 The History and Structure of Cantonese

Prof. Stephen Matthews

MA Elective course. Sem 1
Saturday, 9:30 am – 12:20 pm
Venue: CPD-4.17

Course Description

This course offers a wide-ranging account of Cantonese in all of its major facets: its origins, historical development, phonology, morphology, syntax, and lexis, as well as dialectal and social variation. Recent advances in research on Cantonese will also be discussed and reviewed.

Course Details

100% coursework

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