Free eBooks by Meiklejohn, J. M. D. (John Miller Dow)
Total eBooks of selected author: 1
INTRODUCTION. 1. Tongue, Speech, Language.—We speak of the “English tongue” or of the “French language”; and we say of two nations that they “do not understand each other’s speech.” The existence of these three words—speech, tongue, language—proves to us that a language is something spoken,—that it is a number of sounds; and that the writing or ... more...