ELS  308.2 Semantics of English (3 Units)

Study of meaning of English, with particular emphasis on denotative and connotative meanings, lexical and grammatical meanings, synonyms, antonyms, paraphrase, contrasts and contradiction, implication in discourse, metaphor and irony; discussion of the relation between syntax and semantics as exemplified by selectional restrictions.

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