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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lan′guage arts′(

  1. verbal and written skills taught in elementary and secondary schools to improve proficiency in using language.

    Category: Education


  1. Language arts

    Language arts is the generic name given to the study and improvement of language skills within the school setting. Traditionally, the primary divisions in language arts are literature and language, where language in this case refers to both linguistics, and specific languages. According to the International Council of Teachers of English, the five strands of the Language arts are reading, writing, speaking, listening, and viewing.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Language Arts

    Skills in the use of language which lead to proficiency in written or spoken communication.


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