the study of the history and meaning of words
the study and description of forms (both forms in biology and forms in linguistics
the love of learning and literature, as well as the study of human speech, esp. speech in/as literature and as a field of study that sheds light on cultural history
the science of speech, sounds and pronunciation
the study of meaning and the signs (words) that represent them
the way in which words are put together to form phrases, clauses and sentences
a person who speaks many languages
the study of language, including its history, form, and structure
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