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STRUCTURAL LINGUISTICS [1 record]

Record 1 1995-07-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Diachronic Linguistics and Etymology
  • Artificial Intelligence
DEF

Language study based on the assumptions that a language is a coherent system of formal signs and that the task of linguistic study is to inquire into the nature of those signs and their peculiar systematic arrangement.

CONT

Modern linguistics was born around the turn of the twentieth century, when Ferdinand de Saussure, the Swiss linguist and founder of structural linguistics, explicitly separated the study of parole, or the sounds uttered by people, from the study of langue, the system of rules and concepts that underlies those utterances.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Linguistique diachronique et étymologie
  • Intelligence artificielle
CONT

Saussure et la linguistique structurale.

Spanish

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