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Differentiate the generative property of language.

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The generative property of language is the characteristic of grammar development that is based on the assumption that all humans have an innate and natural ability to produce language. What the word "generative" implies is that such ability develops as we do: Psychologically, physically, and socially.

The process through which we acquire language involves a myriad of different sub-processes. The way that we form our words, the manner in which we use them, the choices we make in order to apply them, the intonation that we give them, and the interchangeable use of some concepts and terms, are the properties that create generative language and are the main elements of human communication.

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