Latest Evolutionary linguistics Stories
If you rely on hand gestures to get your point across, you can thank fish for that!
A recent study of an ancient language provides new insights into the nature of linguistic evolution, with potential applications for today's world.
Psychologists at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Memphis have released a new study on linguistic evolution that challenges the prominent hypothesis for why languages differ throughout the world.
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