Word

Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)
Letters and words

In linguistics, a word of a spoken language can be defined as the smallest sequence of phonemes that can be uttered in isolation with objective or practical meaning.

- Word
Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)

387 related topics

Relevance

Morpheme-based morphology tree of the word "independently"

Lemma (morphology)

Morpheme-based morphology tree of the word "independently"

In morphology and lexicography, a lemma (plural lemmas or lemmata) is the canonical form, dictionary form, or citation form of a set of words.

Chinese characters (hànzì, 漢字) are morpho-syllabic. Each one represents a syllable with a distinct meaning, but some characters may have multiple meanings or pronunciations

English orthography

Writing system used to represent spoken English, allowing readers to connect the graphemes to sound and to meaning.

Writing system used to represent spoken English, allowing readers to connect the graphemes to sound and to meaning.

Chinese characters (hànzì, 漢字) are morpho-syllabic. Each one represents a syllable with a distinct meaning, but some characters may have multiple meanings or pronunciations

It includes English's norms of spelling, hyphenation, capitalisation, word breaks, emphasis, and punctuation.

A simplified procedure for determining whether two sounds represent the same or different phonemes

Phoneme

A simplified procedure for determining whether two sounds represent the same or different phonemes

In phonology and linguistics, a phoneme is a unit of sound that can distinguish one word from another in a particular language.

Taxonomy showing the hypernym "color"

Lexeme

Unit of lexical meaning that underlies a set of words that are related through inflection.

Unit of lexical meaning that underlies a set of words that are related through inflection.

Taxonomy showing the hypernym "color"

It is a basic abstract unit of meaning, a unit of morphological analysis in linguistics that roughly corresponds to a set of forms taken by a single root word.

Nikolai Trubetzkoy, 1920s

Stress (linguistics)

Nikolai Trubetzkoy, 1920s

In linguistics, and particularly phonology, stress or accent is the relative emphasis or prominence given to a certain syllable in a word or to a certain word in a phrase or sentence.

Chemistry, the central science, partial ordering of the sciences proposed by Balaban and Klein.

Orthography

For the type of projection, see Orthographic projection.

For the type of projection, see Orthographic projection.

Chemistry, the central science, partial ordering of the sciences proposed by Balaban and Klein.

An orthography is a set of conventions for writing a language, including norms of spelling, hyphenation, capitalization, word breaks, emphasis, and punctuation.

A conversation in American Sign Language

Spoken language

Language produced by articulate sounds, as opposed to a written language.

Language produced by articulate sounds, as opposed to a written language.

A conversation in American Sign Language

Both vocal and sign languages are composed of words.

Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)

Word stem

Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)

In linguistics, a word stem is a part of a word responsible for its lexical meaning.

Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)

Noun

Codex claromontanus latin (The S.S. Teacher's Edition-The Holy Bible - Plate XXVIII)

A noun is a word that generally functions as the name of a specific object or set of objects, such as living creatures, places, actions, qualities, states of existence, or ideas.

A single-word verb in Spanish contains information about time (past, present, future), person and number. The process of grammatically modifying a verb to express this information is called conjugation.

Verb

A single-word verb in Spanish contains information about time (past, present, future), person and number. The process of grammatically modifying a verb to express this information is called conjugation.

A verb is a word (part of speech) that in syntax generally conveys an action (bring, read, walk, run, learn), an occurrence (happen, become), or a state of being (be, exist, stand).