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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGL 442 - Contemporary English

3 Credit(s) | Lecture |
Course can be counted for credit once

A look at the structure and the social dynamics at work in the English language today, chiefly in America. Topics: competing grammars, speech in Massachusetts, effects of social stratification on language, regional and social dialect, language and gender, language and ethnicity, and changes in meaning.

Enrollment Requirements:
Prerequisite: ENGL 200  or ENGL 201  or ENGL 202