the analysis of a child’s language problems for diagnosis and treatment
[ling-gwis-tiks] /lɪŋˈgwɪs tɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and . /lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) the scientific study of language See also historical linguistics, descriptive linguistics n. “the science of languages,” 1847; see linguistic; also see -ics.
- Linguistic typology
noun the classification of languages according to grammatical features rather than common ancestry or geographical contact; also called language typology , typology of language
noun 1. .
[ling-gyuh-luh] /ˈlɪŋ gyə lə/ noun, plural lingulae [ling-gyuh-lee] /ˈlɪŋ gyəˌli/ (Show IPA) 1. a tongue-shaped organ, process, or tissue. lingula lin·gu·la (lĭng’gyə-lə) n. pl. -lae (-lē’) Any of several tongue-shaped processes.