Linguist

Maggie Lytle 4A

Definition

n. 1. a person who speaks several languages; a polyglot

2. a person who studies linguistics, the structure of human speech

Synonyms

polyglot

grammarian

interpreter

Antonyms

monolingual

Sentences

When the lady decided to travel the world the rest of her life, she devoted her studies to becoming a linguist and learning multiple languages.


Jeff wants to become a linguist because he is facinated by language and wants to become an expert on the structure of human speech.

Teen Speaks Over 20 Languages

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