Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Ellis, N. C. 2012. Emergentism. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
Saussure (1916) characterized the units of language as linguistic signs, the signifiers of linguistic form and their associated signified functions, concepts, or meanings.
- cognitive science;
- language variation and change;
- second language acquisition;
- child language;