Topic
Human Language
No language was created in a day out of
a mutually agreed upon formula by a
group of human. Language is the
outcome of evo...
Dog in English
Kutta in Hindi
Kukkur in Sanskrit
Nai in Canada
Kukka in Telugu
Kukur in Bangla
This is the four-legged dom...
There is no inherent or logical
relation or similarity between
sound of a word and its
meaning.
Facts of Human Language
All languages are equally complex and
equally capable of expressing any idea
Facts of Human Language
Similar grammatical categories are
found in all languages.
In English: subject + verb + object
In ...
Facts of Human Language
The vocabulary of any language can
be expanded
Facts of Human Language
There are semantic universals found
in every language in the world.
 Male
Female
Animate
Human
Facts of Human Language
Wherever humans exist,
language exists
Language is
Productive
and
Receptive
Language
is
Systematic
Language
is
Social
Language
is
Spoken
Language
is
Symbolic
Language
is
Social
Language
is
Spoken
Language
is
Social
Thank You
Human Language (Begin the from word, Relation between sound and meaning, Facts of human language, Features of human language)
Human Language (Begin the from word, Relation between sound and meaning, Facts of human language, Features of human language)
Human Language (Begin the from word, Relation between sound and meaning, Facts of human language, Features of human language)
Human Language (Begin the from word, Relation between sound and meaning, Facts of human language, Features of human language)
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Human Language (Begin the from word, Relation between sound and meaning, Facts of human language, Features of human language)

  1. 1. Topic Human Language
  2. 2. No language was created in a day out of a mutually agreed upon formula by a group of human. Language is the outcome of evolution and convention. Each generation transmits this convention on to the text. Like all human institutions languages also change and die, grow and expand.
  3. 3. Dog in English Kutta in Hindi Kukkur in Sanskrit Nai in Canada Kukka in Telugu Kukur in Bangla This is the four-legged domestic animal What is this ?
  4. 4. There is no inherent or logical relation or similarity between sound of a word and its meaning.
  5. 5. Facts of Human Language All languages are equally complex and equally capable of expressing any idea
  6. 6. Facts of Human Language Similar grammatical categories are found in all languages. In English: subject + verb + object In Hindi: subject + object + verb In Frence: subject + Verb + object In Japanese: subject + Verb + object In Chainese: subject + Verb + object
  7. 7. Facts of Human Language The vocabulary of any language can be expanded
  8. 8. Facts of Human Language There are semantic universals found in every language in the world.  Male Female Animate Human
  9. 9. Facts of Human Language Wherever humans exist, language exists
  10. 10. Language is Productive and Receptive
  11. 11. Language is Systematic
  12. 12. Language is Social Language is Spoken Language is Symbolic
  13. 13. Language is Social Language is Spoken
  14. 14. Language is Social
  15. 15. Thank You

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