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Linguistics

Latest update : 2 November 2007.

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  • English definition

    2 novembre 2007, par Pierre Couprie

    Simply stated, Linguistics is the scientific study of language. It may take theoretical, applied and comparative forms. There are a myriad of specialities and approaches within linguistics (e.g. general linguistics, phonology, phonetics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, speech therapy, computational linguistics, to list but a few). This umbrella heading cites research from any one of these perspectives as it has influenced the study of electroacoustic (...)