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LINGUIST 211: Metrics

Principles of versification from a linguistic point of view. Traditional and optimality-theoretic approaches. The canonical system of English metrics, and its varieties and offshoots. The typology of metrical systems and its linguistic basis. Meter and performance.
Terms: Aut | Units: 1-4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Kiparsky, P. (PI)
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