Course Description

EN 404 The English Language
4 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: EN 211 with a grade of "C" or better, junior standing or instructor's permission.

The history and present structure of the English language, emphasizing traditional grammar and other modern theories of linguistic analysis; the sounds, inflections and syntax of modern English; the historical development of grammatical signals, usage and dialects; and the position of English among world languages.