Linguistic Reading List

This is a list of what I hope to finish before starting my grad school (or by the end of my Master’s)

  • Saussure’s A Course in General Linguistics
  • Bloomfield’s Language
  • Sapir’s Language
  • Chomsky’s Syntactic Structures
  • Chomsky’s Lectures in Government and Binding
  • Chomsky’s Aspect to the Theory of Syntax
  • Chomsky’s The Minimalist Program
  • Montague’s three papers
  • Lakoff & Johnson’s Metaphors We Live By
  • Lakoff’s Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things
  • Pollard & Sag’s HPSG
  • Bresnan’s LFG
  • Sag’s SBCG