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7 Characteristics of Language
It can change and adapt as required
you can speak to and be understood by others who know that language
it relays sounds or gestures to meanings
it can negate, ask questions, and refer to the past or future
it is acquired without external instruction
it is used creatively rather than in response to internal or external stimuli
it has symbols that have discrete meaning