FORM-FUNCTION DISTINCTION

a distinction between two fundamentally different ways of analysing language. One with respect to its structural properties or form and the other with respect to its communicative properties or function.

FORM-FUNCTION DISTINCTION: "Form-function distinction analyses languages."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FORM-FUNCTION DISTINCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/form-function-distinction/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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