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Morphology - OPBA4A012A
Title: Morfologie
Guaranteed by: Katedra anglického jazyka a literatury (41-KAJL)
Faculty: Faculty of Education
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:1/2, C+Ex [HT]
Extent per academic year: 0 [hours]
Capacity: 160 / 154 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
priority enrollment if the course is part of the study plan
Guarantor: doc. PhDr. Markéta Malá, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): Mgr. Ivana Jančovičová
doc. PhDr. Markéta Malá, Ph.D.
PhDr. Zuzana Nádraská, Ph.D.
Is pre-requisite for: OPBA4A052A, OPBA4A043B, OPBA4A046A, OPBA4A045B, OPBA4A044B
Annotation -
Last update: MALAM7CF (06.09.2021)
The Morphology course introduces the students to the basic morphological categories of present-day English against the background of the grammatical system of Czech. It focuses on formal and functional delimitation and description of word classes (especially nouns and verbs).
Descriptors -
Last update: MALAM7CF (06.09.2021)
Extra-seminar workload:
individual self-study of literature: 10 hours per semester
individual work with study materials: 20 hours per semester
Literature -
Last update: MALAM7CF (06.09.2021)

BIBER, Douglas, Stig JOHANSSON, Geoffrey LEECH, Susan CONRAD and Edward FINEGAN. Longman Grammar of Spoken and Written English. Harlow: Longman, 1999. ISBN 058223725-4.

BIBER, Douglas, Susan CONRAD, and Geoffrey LEECH. Longman Student Grammar of Spoken and Written English. 5th ed. Harlow: Longman, 2006. ISBN 0-582-23726-2.

CARTER, Ronald and Michael MCCARTHY. Cambridge Grammar of English. A Comprehensive Guide: Spoken and Written English Grammar and Usage. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. ISBN 0-521-67439-5.

DUŠKOVÁ, Libuše a kol. Mluvnice současné angličtiny na pozadí češtiny. 4. vyd. Praha: Academia, 2012. ISBN 978-80-200-2211-0. Dostupná též z

DUŠKOVÁ, Libuše, Aleš KLÉGR, Markéta MALÁ a Pavlína ŠALDOVÁ. Morfologie současné angličtiny: sbírka cvičení, příkladů a textů k morfologickému rozboru. 3. vyd. Praha: Univerzita Karlova, nakladatelství Karolinum, 2018. ISBN 978-80-246-3814-0.

GREENBAUM, Sidney and Randolph QUIRK. A Student's Grammar of the English Language. Harlow: Longman, 1991. ISBN 0-582-05971-2.

HUDDLESTON, Rodney D. and Geoffrey K. PULLUM. A Student's Introduction to English Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. ISBN 978-0-521-61288-3.

LEECH, Geoffrey N. Meaning and the English Verb. 3rd ed. New York: Routledge, 2013. ISBN 978-0582784574.

QUIRK, Randolph, Sidney GREENBAUM, Geoffrey LEECH and Jan SVARTVIK. A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman, 1985.ISBN-13: 978-0582517349.

SWAN, Michael. Practical English Usage. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. ISBN 978-0194420983.

Syllabus -
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1. Introduction, basic terminology: word classes

2. The noun: countability and number

3. The noun: gender and case

4. The noun: definiteness and determiners

5. The verb: verb forms, auxiliary and modal verbs

6. The verb: person, number, tense

7. The verb: mood and voice

8. The verb: non-finite verb forms

9. Adjectives and adverbs

10. Pronouns, quantifiers and numerals

11. Prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections

Course completion requirements -
Last update: MALAM7CF (08.09.2022)

'zápočet' (based on seminar activity and compulsory exercises during the semester) and written examination

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