HUSTEP/国際交流 The Real Story of Child Language Acquisition ／ 学部専門教育 英語学 生成文法の研究(1) （2014）
Every child acquires their native language effortlessly and in a very short period. This looks so natural that people do not realize how amazing it is. Current studies of language and language acquisition have revealed several interesting aspects of child language acquisition, many of which do not coincide with what we normally believe about language. In this course, we are going to discuss how actually children acquire their native language. The students also learn basic concepts and methodology of study of human language.