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Discourse analysis is sometimes defined as the analysis of language 'beyond the sentence'. This contrasts with types of analysis more typical of modern linguistics, which are chiefly concerned with the study of grammar: the study of smaller bits of language, such as sounds (phonetics and phonology), parts of words (morphology), meaning (semantics), and the order of words in sentences (syntax).
by William Bright When we talk about 'language', sometimes we mean speech (spoken language), sometimes writing (written language). How are they different? Of course, speech is spoken and heard, while writing is written and read. But there are many other differences:

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The LSA recommends the following as resources for best practices in mentoring. If you would like to recommend a resource for inclusion on this page, please contact the LSA.
Selected Resources for Language and Linguistics in K-12 Education: Suggestions and updates welcome. Contact LiSC chair Kristin Denham (Kristin.Denham@wwu.edu)
During their 2019 annual meetings, the Linguistic Society of America and the Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA) celebrated the start of the UN's International Year of Indigenous Languages (IYIL2019) with a kick-off event on Thursday, January 3rd. The event's organizers were Keren Rice (SSILA President), Shannon Bischoff (SSILA Pr