ENG 758: History of the English Language.
3 hours, 3 credits. Historical linguistics and the study of English, including analysis of selected texts from Old English through early modern English to illustrate the development of the English language. Attention will be paid to the changing phonology and grammar of the English language, as well as to how language is used for expressive ends in selected literary examples PREREQ: Departmental permission.
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