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What are the three main senses of words?
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- word association
- intended meaning
- imperative meaning
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Charles Morris says that there are 3 types of word meaning (sense).
Referential meaning deals with how we understand symbols as they relate to a meaning. For example, the Red Cross of America is a universal symbol for health, compassion, help, and first aid.
The pragmatic meaning is the most common one during communication. It includes:
Your third one is the intralingual meaning, which is how different signs connect. This includes:
Posted by herappleness on April 2, 2013 at 9:41 PM (Answer #1)
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