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Отзывы учащихся о курсе Чудеса человеческого языка: введение в лингвистику от партнера Лейденский университет

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О курсе

Everywhere, every day, everybody uses language. There is no human society, no matter how small or how isolated, which does not employ a language that is rich and diverse. This course introduces you to linguistics, featuring interviews with well-known linguists and with speakers of many different languages. Join us to explore the miracles of human language! The Miracles of Human Language introduces you to the many-faceted study of languages, which has amazed humans since the beginning of history. Together with speakers of many other languages around the world, as well as with famous linguists such as Noam Chomsky and Adele Goldberg, you will learn to understand and analyse how your native tongue is at the same time similar and different from many other languages. You will learn the basic concepts of linguistics, get to know some of the key features of big and small languages and get insight into what linguists do. This course gives an introduction into the study of languages, the field of linguistics. With the support of the basic linguistic terminology that is offered in the course, you will soon be able to comment both on variety between languages, as well as on a single language’s internal structure. Anyone who wishes to understand how languages work, and how they can give us insight into the human mind is very welcome to join. The course is useful if you want to get a fairly quick introduction into linguistics, for instance because you are considering studying it further, or because you are interested in a neighbouring discipline such as psychology, computer science or anthropology. Furthermore, the course will help you develop analytical skills. If you are curious to understand how language works and how it gives insight into the human mind, this course is definitely for you!...

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23 сент. 2017 г.

Extremely informational, well presented, with questions that stimulate reflection. The optional reading material is food for thought. I hope to see more courses from the same professor and University.

2 янв. 2017 г.

Excellent! Really enjoyed and learnt a lot. I did not expect such a great content and professionalism in a free course. I am definitely purchasing for the title.\n\nThanks to all the team! Great job!

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451–475 из 513 отзывов о курсе Чудеса человеческого языка: введение в лингвистику

автор: Yaroslava F

22 июня 2017 г.

This was an interesting but challenging course. What I would recommend as an improvements is that the quizzes included comments for wrong answers and suggestions what material to re-read or listen.

автор: Juan A M O

30 июня 2020 г.

It is a great course. With truly interesting guests, well organized, with helpful complementary material (Ethnologue and papers). The only thing to fix are some quizzes (specially, the first one).

автор: Pascal W

21 июля 2019 г.

I am essentially learning languages for work or for fun but this course gave me an opportunity to consolidate some knowledge / understanding about languages and across many languages. Excellent!

автор: SUZANNE R

13 авг. 2017 г.

Good introduction to linguistics led by a charming Professor with great enthusiasm for his subject. It was certainly enough to convince me that the study of linguistics is not for me

автор: Zhibiao Z

7 апр. 2017 г.

It's fantastic to have a brief look into the intriguing Linguistics. There's so much to learn. But some of the readings and test might be too difficult and improper for a beginner.

автор: Sara M A

25 мар. 2018 г.

There's just one problem: the exams. The questions and logic behind the answers are not clear enough. It's an excellent course and certainly, it would be relevant to my career.

автор: Naija1

27 апр. 2020 г.

The course was a nice introduction to linguistics, many topics were covered, but not in a very detailed way. I was expecting more examples from different languages.

автор: Ewa P

13 авг. 2016 г.

Interesting way of presenting the basics of linguistics. Helps a lot to organise crucial informatinon in one's memory. Lessons, however, are too similar.

автор: Jianqiu C

17 нояб. 2020 г.

Good introduction course for linguistics, although some quiz questions are asked ambiguously and no choises looks right, and no one knows the answer.

автор: Nata S

12 нояб. 2017 г.

A very nice introduction, covers a variety of topics that different branches of linguistics study, is not theory-heavy and is quite entertaining.

автор: William F

10 июня 2017 г.

This is a decent introduction to the field of linguistics that is easy to understand and accessible to those without previous content knowledge.

автор: Mel

25 июня 2018 г.

A comprehensive introductory course to the study of linguistics. Would be even better if it covers more applied linguistics topics.

автор: Daniele C R

9 окт. 2016 г.

Very nice work on the various fields of Linguistics, high level interviews, but rather laborious and time consuming quizzes.

автор: Liz J

11 сент. 2016 г.

I enjoyed the course and learned a lot. I wish there had been more interaction in the discussions, though.

автор: Xiaoyun Y

12 мар. 2019 г.

It is a great course including details and all aspects of linguistics. It satisfies my curiosity!

автор: Mustapha K

14 мая 2017 г.

Thank you for your great effort making this course possible for people from all over the world.

автор: Kathleen K

15 мая 2016 г.

Material is excellent and very interesting. Test questions can be confusing and poorly phrased.

автор: Genevieve L D K

21 окт. 2019 г.

Very enjoyable however, I feel that Quiz Three needs to be looked over for software problems.

автор: Antonella C

23 нояб. 2018 г.

Very interesting and passionating course even for people who are new to linguistic.

автор: Tianyu Z

12 июня 2020 г.

It is a great introduction course, covering every aspect related to linguistics.

автор: Laureen E

17 сент. 2019 г.

First course tried.. succeeded! Very informative and nice to work on! Thank you

автор: André P

9 апр. 2018 г.

Interesting course, I've learned a lot of things about studying languages.

автор: Jia W

21 июня 2016 г.

some problems in quiz part are confusing... but nice course in general

автор: Gautam M

3 окт. 2020 г.

An eye-opener and a game changer course to understand humanity.

автор: Nathalie v L

5 нояб. 2019 г.

great course. Great refresher 30 years after college.