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All languages have evolved to have this in common

Message  gerardM le Mar 4 Aoû - 16:32

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An analysis of 37 widely varying languages may have uncovered a universal feature of human language: All of the languages evolved to make communication as efficient as possible.



All languages have evolved to have this in common
Study finds efficient transfer of information in 37 widely varying tongues
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Re: All languages have evolved to have this in common

Message  gerardM le Mar 4 Aoû - 17:24

> English and French are SVO languages, whereas German and Japanese are SOV languages
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Really??

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