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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANT253H1
Professor
Marcel Danesi
Semester
Summer

Description
CHAPTER 1 WHAT IS LANGUAGE USED FOR y Communication o And deceive others in communication y System of symbols used for knowledge put it in words dictionaries textbook pass it ony Mostly you need stimulus to be present to realize something HOW IT ORIGINATED y Not known LANGUAGE HAS y Distinctive set of sounds y Other ways to transcribe the sound writing hand movement symbols y Acoustic in oral phenomena y Need words units o Body language music dont have words o Words start end and have a meaning y Must have structure o Random words yes room girl o There needs to be a connection to have a new meaning y Sounds word grammar meaning y Meaning cat o Mammal has whiskers tail y Ways of being able to use it correctly for interactiony Must have resources for making new words o Constantly evolving chang
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