Roman Jakobson

Roman Jakobson

Semantics, or the study of meaning, remained undeveloped, while phonetics made rapid progress and even came to occupy the central place in the scientific study of language.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:31]
Of course, we have known for a long time that a word, like any verbal sign, is a unity of two components.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:13]
Instead of following one another the sounds overlap; a sound which is acoustically perceived as coming after another one can be articulated simultaneously with the latter or even in part before it.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:34]
Linguistic sounds, considered as external, physical phenomena have two aspects, the motor and the acoustic.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:55]
It is once again the vexing problem of identity within variety; without a solution to this disturbing problem there can be no system, no classification.More Roman Jakobson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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