language arts


language arts

noun plural

: school subjects (such as reading, spelling, and writing) that relate to using language

Full Definition of LANGUAGE ARTS

:  the subjects (as reading, spelling, literature, and composition) that aim at developing the student's comprehension and capacity for use of written and oral language

First Known Use of LANGUAGE ARTS

1948

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