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First Link Between Language And Geography
2013-06-13 12:59:40

Previous research has shown that the only effect an environment has on the development of a language is vocabulary. However, a new study suggests that altitude can influence the used of ejective consonants in a language.

2013-06-13 12:34:51

The sounds of different languages may have been shaped by the geography of the places where they are spoken.

2012-02-21 14:13:22

Most people learn to count when they are children.


Word of the Day
quotha
  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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