Essays Tagged: "langue and parole"

Ferdinand de Saussure - approach to language

a then transforms into a common sign for the given idea. Further, Saussure puts forward the idea of langue and parole, in which langue does not carry social meaning but only names, whereas parole is s ... by the hearer and speaker of that language.Identify one of Saussure`s concepts which is still valid.Langue and parole is integrated in Saussure's theory called "structuralism". He suggests that meanin ...

(1 pages) 35 0 3.7 Aug/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies