Chapter 5

  1. The function in which language plays
    it is useful for sharing and passing our culture along.
  2. Nonhuman communication
    Sound, oder, and body movement
  3. Open system
    governed by a complex rules about how sounds can mean something.
  4. closed system
    different calls are not combined to produce new meaningful utteraances
  5. phonology
    the study of sound. ( not words )
  6. morphology
    study of words
  7. syntax
    study of sentences and paragraphs
  8. morph
    s makes it plural. ed makes it in the past
  9. free
    a solid single word
  10. code switching
    using more than one language in the course of conversing. ie spanglish
  11. linguistic divergence
    Those who lived together, split up each with a changed culture
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Chapter 5
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