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Language, its nature, development and origin.

Otto Jespersen

Language, its nature, development and origin.

by Otto Jespersen

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 13-15.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP105 .J45 1949
    The Physical Object
    Pagination448 p.
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6048579M
    LC Control Number49008298

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Language is a system for communicating. Written languages use symbols (that is, characters) to build words. The entire set of words is the language's vocabulary. The ways in which the words can be meaningfully combined is defined by the language's syntax and grammar.9.

The influence of the child on linguistic development. The influence of the child (continued) Book 3: The Individual and the World. The foreigner. Pidgin and congeners. The woman.

Causes of change. Causes of change (continued) Book 4: Development of Language. Etymology. Progress or decay? Progress.