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    • SIGNS AND SYMBOLSSymbols, icons, text, codes, indexwhich one is which?
    • Type of sign: a danger sign . What is it literally? The FORM: pictures and writing. Where seen? The CONTENT: telling people that the water is deep and they should be careful when near it. And the written communication? And an understanding of these symbols relies on what (toolkit 2) SIGNIFIER: reconsider or describe denotation SIGNIFIED:SIGN :THE ‘V’ SIGN PEACE AND VICTORYreconsider correct ✔depending on what contexts?
    • E.G CODE: A word letter or number used Could represent in a code system to mark , represent or the date, or identify something . someones age. We know that this is the letter ‘C’ and that it isSYMBOLS: symbolic signs have pronounced ‘cee’, but tono obvious connection between the someone from a differentsign and objectcorrect ✔ country it could represent something completely different.INDEX: an indexical signhas a direct relation towhat is shown. Canrepresent a much larger A tear can representissue, emotion or place. someone being upset.correct ✔ Is that an index by your definition ?