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Unformatted text preview: - Chapter 1 - The nature of communication Explain the difference in the meaning of the words communication andlanguage . Communication: behavior that affects the behavior of others by the transmission of information. code: a complex pattern of associations of the units of a communication system . Language: a uniqueing human cognitive system used to producece and understand precise meaningful utterances . utterance: a stretch of speech between 2 periods of silence or a potential (percievet) silence. Doesn't have to be a complete sentence . encode : is to put a message into code. grammar: the system (pattern) of elements (such as words) and of the rules of phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics inherent in a language. The term grammer also refers to the study of those elements and rules . Communication is a very broad concept. All organisms communicate. Language is a much narrower concept. Language is a unique human capacity used to produce and understand percise meaningful utterances. Language has rules which can be understood by grammar. usually in communication organisms encode messages, and communication occurs when the reciever decodes the message. To decode a message means to react in a way that reflects the reason the message the message was encoded....
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