Language and Writing

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Date
1958
Summary
In this episode, Dr. Smith, Jr., provides a definition of language and discusses the logic of language.  He explains misconceptions about language and writing, and points out that language symbolizes experience and writing symbolizes language.  Dr. Smith shows the relationship between written and spoken language using vowels, intonation patterns, and distribution patterns.
Contributors
Dr. Henry Lee Smith Jr.; Bob Warner; Frank Jacoby; Edith Crowell Trager; William Riggs; Paul Saitta; Beth Leibowitz; Helene Thomas; Metropolitan Educational Television Association, New York City; Institute for Research in Human Communication, University of Buffalo
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genre
Educational
Subject
Language and languages ; Linguistics ; Language and culture.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Other Identifiers
Other: GR00458280; MDPI Barcode: 40000003222579

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