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March 6, 2006
Contributed by Brenda Stephenson
The University of Tennessee
Chomsky stated that” language is a system of rules that in some explicit and well defined way assigns structural descriptions to sentences.”
Bloom and Lahey stated that language is,” the code whereby ideas about the world are represented through a conventional system of arbitrary signals for communication.”