What is word and meaning? What the three main elements of them? 5
DIFFER OF WORD AND MEANING Word is verbal symbols. words express ourselves & give meaning to our lives and activities (connotation and denotation). Meaning refers to something we can understand private and shared meaning. 6
7 SYMBOL AND REFERENTS Symbol: as something use for or regarded as representing something else ( events, actions, objects, person, or places). Referents: the object for which it stands. Concrete words Abstract words
DENOTATION & CONNOTATION Denotation refers dictionary meaning; the objective or descriptive meaning of a word. Connotation refers subjective meaning; one’s personal meaning for a word. Connotation contains all these three: negative-positive connotation, culture and connotation, the semantic differential. 8
PRIVATE & SHARED MEANING Private meaning: assign the meaning without agreement. Shared meaning: let someone know it reference. Overlapping codes and code switching: overlap code and shift in code. Let’s go home and watch TV, Go for a walk or go to cinema You are not stupid... 9
What is encoding and decoding message? How does it work? 10
11 Encoding is the process of putting thought into message. Decoding is the process in which a receiver attaches meaning to a message. MessageEncodeDecode SenderReceiver MESSAGE ENCODING
What are the influence of language on the our thought? (Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis) 13
Language serve as an aid to memory and enable to abstract indefinitely from our experience Our thought is shaped by the language we speak. 14 “You Are What You Speak.” LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT
What are the language 'problems which can affect to our communication? 15
16 Language Problems Abstract language Inferences Dichotomies Euphemisms Equivocal language
What are the component of words in actions in human communication? 17
WORDS IN ACTIONS 18 Sexist Language Male and Female Language Usage Powerful and Powerless Language Metacommunication
Intranets, Extranets, and Private Exchanges HOME QUIZ (INDIVIDUAL) What are the differences between word and meaning?What are the differences between symbol & referent?What differ between connotation and denotation?What differ between private and shared meaning?What differ between message encoding & decoding?What are the language problems? Please explain.What are the effect of words in our thought? Explain.
AMONG THE SEVEN QUESTIONS, SELECT THREE MOST FAVOURIT QUESTIONS WHICH YOU WANT TO EXPLAIN. DEMONSTRATE YOUR ANSWERS WITH YOUR OWN RESEARCH, HANDOUT, OR ANY TEXTBOOKS. 20 SUMMIT YOUR ANSWERS WITH A HARD COPY. THE DEADLINE OF THIS HOME QUIZ WILL BE PLACED ON: JANUARY 04, 2013.