|1||X′ Theory|| Please join the LINE group for homework solutions, grades, class-related questions/discussion, and other announcements.
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| A printable version of the syllabus is here.
All grades from quizzes and tests will be curved according to Sher (1977).
All homework assignments are due before the class following the assignment.
Quiz 4 (Part 1)
|Take Quiz 4 (Part 1) before next week.|
|5||No class — Tomb Sweeping/Self-learning Day|
|6||Extending X′ Theory I — DPs, CPs, NegPs & TPs|| Homework 7
Quiz 4 (Part 2)
|Take Quiz 4 (Part 2) before next week.|
|10||Extending X′ Theory II — Parameters, Subjects & Specifiers||Homework 10|
|11||The Lexicon — Thematic relations, thematic roles & expletives||Homework 11|
|12||Government & Binding Theory — Case, Binding & Control||Practice quiz 1|
|13||Practice quiz 2|
|14||Movement and Traces|
|16||Review (Review notes for final exam)||Practice Final|
|17||No class — Dragon Boat Festival|