Historical Linguistics

Historical Linguistics

Level: 1

Lectures: 45

Seminars: 15

Tutorials: 0

ECTS točke: 6

Lecturer: akad. red. prof. dr. Orešnik Janez, red. prof. dr. Marvin Tatjana

Content

Issues and methods of historical linguistics. Sound change (types, relation to structure and function, sound laws). Analogy (typology of analogy, analogical changes).
Language contact (borrowing, dialects, koiné, pidgin, creole)