INFIL

Instituto de Formación e Investigación Lingüística

Theoretical grounds

We do not take the structuralist position that each language represents a tidy system in which units are defined by the oppositions they enter into and the object of study is the internal system the units are supposed to create. (Bybee & Perkins & Pagliuca 1994) 

A legacy of the structural tradition in linguistics is the widespread acceptance of the premise that language structure is independent of language use. This premise is codified in a variety of theoretical distinctions, such as langue and parole (Saussure 1916) and competence and performance (Chomsky 1965). A further premise of this legacy is that the study of structure is a higher calling than the study of usage and is a potentially more promising avenue for uncovering the basic cognitive mechanism that make human language possible. . (Bybee & Hopper 2001

INFIL tiene diversos objetivos y líneas de trabajo:

 

 

NOTICIAS - NOVEDADES

 

INFIL inicia en 2015 dos nuevos proyectos internacionales en Estados Unidos y en el Reino Unido en colaboración con Camp Leaders y con International Quest.

 

 

 

 

 



Calle Salas Pombo 41

Villares de la Reina 37184

Salamanca