Roman Jakobson

Roman Jakobson

Remember that the pharynx is at a crossroads from which leads off, at the top, the passage to the mouth cavity and the passage to the nasal cavity, and below, the passage to the larynx.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:22]
When I speak it is in order to be heard.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:45]
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]
The function of poetry is to point out that the sign is not identical to the referent.More Roman Jakobson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The search for the symbolic value of phonemes, each taken as a whole, runs the risk of giving rise to ambiguous and trivial interpretations because phonemes are complex entities, bundles of different distinctive features.More Roman Jakobson quotes [08/07/2011 03:08:49]

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