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Verbal and Visual Language

This guide was created for Dr. Gutierrez's English classes who are researching verbal and visual language topics.


The system of spoken or written communication used by a particular country, people, community, etc., typically consisting of words used within a regular grammatical and syntactic structure; (also) a formal system of communication by gesture, esp. as used by the deaf. 

OED Online

Capable of being seen by the eye, visible.  Optical. Having the nature of or producing an image in the mind.

The American Heritage Dictionary

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