BA Linguistics reading list



  • Pinker, Steven. The Language Instinct.
  • Fromkin, Rodman and Hyams: An introduction to language. 



PLIN1001 Introduction to Semantics and Pragmatics - no set text book

PLIN1101 Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology

PLIN1201 Introduction to Generative Grammar 

  • Haegeman, L. 2006. Thinking Syntactically. Wiley-Blackwell.

PLIN1303 Core Issues in Linguistics - no set textbook

PLIN1601 Introduction to Children’s Language Development

  • William O'Grady. 2005. How children learn language. CUP.