* Course outline

1. The roadmap of SALA

2.SALA: basic terms

3. The linguistic area

4.Language and its related issues

5a.Word order phenomenon

5b.Word order phenomenon

6. Correlation-al features

7.Greenberg's Universals

8.Head-initial/-final languages

9.Left/Right-branching

10.Explicator Compound Verb
11. Reversed Compound Verb
12.
Ergative and non-ergative languages
13.
Systems of agreement in Languages
14.
Conjunct-verb construction
15.
Causative and de-causative verbs