Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling language; linguistical.

Etymologies

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language +‎ -like

Examples

  • Im not sure if it was from his languagelike, nobody talked that way out thereor if she believed him at all.

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  • First, homesign systems are idiosyncratic and possess little syntactic structure: the natural-languagelike syntax of ISN could therefore not derive from substrate influence.

    Innateness and Language

  • A fascinating example of how children simply absorb the language or languagelike behaviors in their environment comes from an event which began in October 1920, when a Christian missionary, Reverend J.

    How to Speak Dog

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