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    Language is a uniquely human trait, but there is much about it that people struggle to define, let alone understand.



    It sets us apart from all other forms of life as we know it, but what is it really?
     
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    Respiration, Phonation & Articulation....... :eusa_whistle:
     
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    Yup, that's a word alright...... Now if you speak it the three parts of speech come into play...... I.e. what speech really is......:eusa_whistle:
     
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    For your consideration: Language = Culture.
     
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    The topic isn't "speech."
     
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    Language is speech in all it's forms........
     
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    Incorrect
     
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    It's not the spoken and written word? (hint: in all it's forms...... i.e. in all uses....... Writing is a form of expression, generically called "speech".......) Now you can argue pedantically if you want, no skin off of my nose so to speak...... :eusa_whistle:
     
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    Dance...dance...dance...

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