Linguistics 20: Introduction to Linguistics

Jacob Grimm (1785-1863)

           Prof. Bruce Hayes
 Department of Linguistics

 2101G Campbell Hall


Noam Chomsky (1928- )

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I'm writing a textbook, entitled Introductory Linguistics, which I'm using as the text. 

It is copyrighted, but linguistics teachers at other universities are welcome to use it.  Please send me an email if you do this.  You can also use my lecture notes.

The link below is the 2014 version of this text.  

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