Italian Language [Cognomi F-O]
Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
L-FIL-LET/12 - ITALIAN LINGUISTICS
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2015 al Jan 9, 2016.
Aim of the course is transmitting fundamental knowledge on Italian language and its historical and geographical variability, with particular regard to difference between language and dialects, written and verbal language. Ability at writing texts (as well professional writings pertinent to university course) will be improved by practice of analisys and production.
1. Elements of Italian language and history of language
Variety of Italian language: dialects, regional languages
History of Italian language’s episodes
Present-day Italian: standard Italian language, sectorial languages, linguistic registers
Language and registers
The writing process: list of items, draft, review
Text analysis and exercises
Luca Serianni – Giuseppe Antonelli, Manuale di linguistica italiana. Storia, attualità, grammatica, Bruno Mondadori 2011 (or next edition).
Paola Italia - Debora Bennati - Milena Giuffrida, Scrivere all’università. Manuale pratico con esercizi e antologia di testi, Firenze, Le Monnier Università 2014.
On e-learning platform students will found educational materials, (slides, exercises, bibliographic supplements).