APPLIED LINGUISTICS

the application of linguistic methods to practical cases. Typical contexts for this concept include language teaching, the treatment of language disorders, and research into artificial languages.

APPLIED LINGUISTICS: "A person studying applied linguistics would likely be interested in putting theoretical concepts of language into practical use."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "APPLIED LINGUISTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/applied-linguistics/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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