Guia docente 2019_20
Facultad de Filología y Traducción
Grado en Lenguas Extranjeras
 Asignaturas
  Morfosintaxis del primer idioma extranjero: Inglés
   Contenidos
Tema Subtema
UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO THE LINGUISTIC STUDY OF ENGLISH 1.1. The morphosyntactic study of English
1.2. Language variation: Registers, dialects, standard and vernacular English
1.3. Descriptive and prescriptive approaches to grammar
UNIT 2: AN OVERVIEW OF GRAMMATICAL UNITS 2.1. Sentence, clause, phrase and word
2.2. Category vs function
2.3. Word and lexeme categories: the parts of speech
2.4. Survey of lexical words and function words
2.5. The structure of phrases
2.6. Structure of words: Inflection vs derivation
2.7. Word-formation processes

UNIT 3: CLAUSE STRUCTURE 3.1. Introduction
3.2. The subject
3.3. The object
3.4. Predicative complements
3.5. Types of clause structures
3.6. Multi-word lexical verbs: Phrasal, prepositional and phrasal-prepositional verbs
3.7. Adverbials
UNIT 4: THE VERB PHRASE 4.1. The verb phrase
4.2. Finite vs no-finite verbs
4.3. Auxiliary vs lexical verbs
4.4. An overview of tense, aspect, voice and modality
UNIT 5: THE ADJECTIVE AND THE ADVERB PHRASE
5.1. Characteristics of adjectives
5.2. The structure and function of adjective phrases
5.3. Characteristics of adverbs
5.4. The structure and function of adverb phrases
UNIT 6: THE PREPOSITIONAL PHRASE 6.1. The structure of prepositional phrases
6.2. PP complements in clause structure

UNIT 7: SUBORDINATION AND CONTENT CLAUSES 7.1. Subordinate clauses
7.2. Clause type in content clauses
7.3. Functions of content clauses

UNIT 8: NON-FINITE CLAUSES 8.1 Kinds of non-finite clauses
8.2 The form of non-finite clauses
8.3. The functions of non-finite clauses

UNIT 9: RELATIVE CLAUSES 9.1. Types of relative clauses
9.2. Function of relative clauses
9.3. Relative words
UNIT 10: THE NOUN PHRASE 10.1. Introduction
10.2. Determiners
10.3. Complements
10.4. Internal and external modifiers
10.5. Pronouns
10.6. Genitive case
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