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Tag: linguistics

zebra finches

Here’s Something Productive to Tweet About

Do all humans have a natural predisposition for language? An experiment using the songs of zebra finches has provided some clues.

Language Acquisition Begins in the Womb

Newborns recognize speech patterns heard in utero, distinguish between multiple languages
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Half of All Languages Endangered

Wade Davis says 'agents of cultural destruction' must become 'facilitators of cultural survival'

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