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Add free, open Linguistics subjects Web Site Organization (if any) Degree / Non-degree Instructor's Name Location Other Info Language Tags
Advanced Semantics MIT non-degree Prof. Kai von Fintel Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Argument Structure and Syntax MIT non-degree Prof. Shigeru Miyagawa, Prof. Alec Marantz Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Introduction to Linguistics MIT non-degree Professor Susan Flynn Browser Start anytime English Linguistics
Introduction to Philosophy of Language MIT non-degree Prof. Stephen Yablo Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Introduction to Semantics http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English
Language and Its Structure I: Phonology MIT non-degree Prof. Michael Kenstowicz Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate / Graduate
Language Disorders in Children MIT OCW non-degree Prof. Suzanne Flynn Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Linguistic Theory and the Japanese Language MIT non-degree Prof. Shigeru Miyagawa Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Linguistics and Philosophy Courses MIT non-degree Browser Start anytime English undergraduate, graduate
Mind and Machines and MIT non-degree Prof. Alex Byrne Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Paradox & Infinity MIT non-degree Prof. Agustín Rayo, Owain R. Evans (Teaching Assistant) Browser English Undergraduate
Pragmatics in Linguistic Theory MIT non-degree Prof. Danny Fox Browser This course is the third and final part of our graduate introduction to semantics. The other two classes are Introduction to Semantics and Advanced Semantics. English
Topics in Phonology: Phonetic Realization MIT non-degree Prof. Edward Flemming Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Course's Name http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English

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Open Journal Systems. 2012. Open Journal Systems. Public Knowledge Project.

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de Saussure, Ferdinand. 1916. Course in General Linguistics (Cours de linguistique générale). .

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Language@Internet!. 2013. Language@Internet!.

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Deutscher, Guy. 2010. Does Your Language Shape How You Think?. August 26. New York, NY: The New York Times.

MacLeod, Scott. 2015. Brain: How did language evolved say between 200,000 years ago and 2 million years ago? "Indexicality" (Deacon)?, Explore the history of the origin or language with brain and cognitive science with the brain itself as evidence, The brain and bodymind itself, which after much further understanding, may well become evidence itself - "inside" of us, How too will Computational Linguistics help us understand further some of these questions?. June 11. Portland, OR: .

Origin of Language. 2015. Origin of Language. .

Origin of Speech. 2015. Origin of Speech. .

Roast, Roger. 2011. Localizing Language In the Brain. August 31.

von Lintel, Kai. 2012. CV - Teaching materials. Cambridge, MA: MIT.

von Lintel, Kai. Intensional semantics. (with Irene Heim). Lecture notes for “Advanced Semantics”. online:

von Lintel, Kai. 2011 [updated annually]. Morphology, syntax, and semantics of modals. (with Sabine Iatridou). 2009. Materials for LSA Institute class, University of California, Berkeley, CA. online:

von Lintel, Kai. 2000. Exceptive constructions. Seminar Notes, MIT. online:

von Lintel, Kai. 1999. Class notes on adjectives. ms, MIT. online:

von Lintel, Kai. 1998. The semantics and pragmatics of quantifier domains. Notes for Vilem Mathesius Lectures, Prague, March 1998. online:

World of Warcraft

Collister, Lauren. 2012. Digital ethnography of linguistic multitasking in World of Warcraft. (Posted by Chad Nilep on May 28). Pittsburgh, PA:

Newon, L. (In Production). Language and digital communication in multiplayer online games. In Spilioti and Georgakopoulou-Nunes (Eds.), Handbook of Language and Digital Communication. London, UK: Routledge.

Newon, L. (Dec 2012). Digital technologies and the conversation of review and response. In Reflections on American Anthropology: A Conference at UC Irvine (Anyadike-Dantes et al.), American Anthropologist, p. 588.

Newon, L. (2011). Multimodal creativity and identities of expertise in the digital ecology of a world of warcraft guild. In Thurlow, C. and Mroczek, K. (Eds.), Digital Discourse: Language in the New Media, pp. 309-341. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

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Fromkin, Victoria, Robert Rodman, and Nina Hyams. 2003. An Introduction to Language. 7th ed. Boston, MA: Thomson Heinle.

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Palmer, Dionne Soares. 2010. Second Language Pragmatic Socialization in World of Warcraft. Davis, CA: University of California, Davis.

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Chun, Christian. 2011. Critical Language in Action. November 19. People's Collective University at the Occupy LA encampment.

Polinsky, Maria. 2014. Syntactic ergativity, to appear. (CH 105: Syntactic Ergativity, to appear in The Companion to Syntax, 2nd Edition). Cambridge, MA:

Psychology Teacher. 2009. Savage-Rumbaugh core study.

Savage-Rumbaugh, Sue. 2004. Apes that write, start fires and play Pac-Man. Monterey, CA: TED Talks.

Tehinfidel. 2010. Bonobos: Language Recognition, Play.

Truseneye92. 2010. The English Language In 24 Accents.

Zanuttini, Raffaella. 2013. social: linguistic pride for grammatical diversity. New Haven, CT: YaleCampus Youtube Channel.

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Babelxl. 2015. Babelxl: the best translator. .

Babylon Online Translation. 2015. Babylon Online Translation. (Offering hundreds of dictionaries and translation in more than 800 language pairs). . 2015. .

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Word Lingo Free Translation Tools. 2015. Word Lingo Free Translation Tools and Machine Translation Products. .

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TED Open Translation Project. 2015. TED Open Translation Project. (See - - and - .

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