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1A What is linguistics? What is language?
1B What is language typology?
2A The history of linguistic research. (From Sanskrit discovery up to 20th century)
2B The forerunners of language typology
3A The history of the English language
3B Genealogical classification of languages
4A Phonetics and phonology
4B Phonological typology
5B Morphological typology
6B Syntactic typology
7B Lexical typology
8A Language contact
8B Areal typology
9A Contrastive and comparative linguistics
9B Language universals
10A Linguistics in the 20th century and beyond
10B How to approach language typology?
11A Methodology of linguistic research
11B How do typologists work?