noun (used with a singular verb)
Examples from the Web for linguistics
The fate of linguistics, therefore, turned on a simple twist of chance.
I realized that this guy, who is on the left edge of politics, has this career in linguistics.
In linguistics, scholars discuss written- versus spoken-language paradigms.
But the ambition announced in these pages is not limited to questions of linguistics or anthropology.Derrida’s ‘Of Grammatology’ and the Birth of Deconstruction|Benoît Peeters|December 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The court held—I think quite sensibly—that the issue turned on substance rather than linguistics.The Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare: 16 Experts Weigh in|Matthew DeLuca|June 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Had not a "universal religion" better let linguistics alone?Bahaism and Its Claims|Samuel Graham Wilson
Knowing of Bayne's hobby for linguistics, the oculist jocularly turned these archaic curios over to him.The Ordeal|Charles Egbert Craddock
The labors of the two brothers, too numerous to cite here, concerned also ethnography and linguistics.
Would that I could place in sharp contrast to this the state of American linguistics in our own country!
If they are essential to a comprehension of the red race, not less so are they to the science of linguistics in general.