LIN241H1: Introduction to Semantics

Hours

24L/12T

An introduction to meaning within linguistics and the interpretation of language in context. Topics include logical and semantic relations, pragmatic concepts such as presupposition and implicature, the nature of thematic roles, quantifiers and scope relations, the expressions of temporal and modal relations in natural language.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
LIN237H5, LIN247H5, LINC12H3, FREC12H3
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)