Functional Morphology of Russian
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Course title in Estonian
Vene keele funktsionaalne morfoloogia
Course title in English
Functional Morphology of Russian
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lecturer of 2021/2022 Autumn semester
Inna Adamson (language of instruction: Russian)
lecturer of 2021/2022 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
- To develope skills to use Russian functional grammar approaches.
- To support developing skills for autonomous analysis in morphology with modern research methods.
- To motivate comparative analysis of morphological categories in different languages.
Brief description of the course
Basic terms of Russian functional grammar, functional morphology trends. Structure of word-form. Word classes and their characteristics. Concepr of morphological category. Case, tense, aspect, mood, mode. Morphological categories in different languages comparative aspect. Lectures deal with theoretical questions, practical classes are meant for specific language units.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- knows principles and trends of Russian functional grammar;
- knows major ideas of Russian morphology description;
- gets bearings in study and research literature on the topic and knows classical research works;
- is able to analyse linguistic terms using modern morphological methods;
- is able to draw conclusions on different languages using functional morphology research methods.
Inna Adamson
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