This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2020-2021 !
This course focuses on the linguistic and philological study of Old Slav, by examining:
1. The place of Slavic in the Indo-European family;
2. The place of Old Slavonic in the Slavic family;
3. Cyrillic script, phonetics, phonological alternations and morphology;
4. The syntax structures are studied while reading texts.
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
At the end of this course, the student will be capable of reading and interpreting for himself texts of medium difficulty. In order to do this, he will have acquired the bases of Old Slavonic grammar and vocabulary.
The lectures examine the different chapters of the descriptive grammar and offer an insight into the historical grammar. The course is completed by the reading of texts coming principally from the Gospels.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.The course consits in :
1° lectures on grammar and philological interpretation of texts;
2° reading and analysis of texts prepared by the students.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.Oral exam.
Ouvrages de référence :
- A. Vaillant, Manuel du vieux slave, 2e éd., Paris, 1964 (avec un volume complémentaire : textes et glossaire).
- Cl. Lefeuvre, Le vieux slave, Leuven-Paris, 2010.
- J. Feuillet, Grammaire historique du bulgare, Paris, 1999.
- J.-Y. Le Guillou, Grammaire du vieux bulgare (vieux slave), Paris, 1984.