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Question regarding language
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RE: Question regarding language
(June 6, 2021 at 3:31 am)Macoleco Wrote: Question: How is it that languages keep their identity through their development?

Languages are invented by long periods of time by people who never met. Why is it then, for example, that Japanese does not have the sound L nor a letter for it? Nobody ever invented a word with that sound?

Our species evolution of communication isn't something you can pinpoint the exact moment a sound or word morphed into something different.

There was no word for "tweeting" or "texting" 200 years ago.
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Question regarding language - by Macoleco - June 6, 2021 at 3:31 am
RE: Question regarding language - by Peebo-Thuhlu - June 6, 2021 at 6:27 am
RE: Question regarding language - by brewer - June 6, 2021 at 7:33 am
RE: Question regarding language - by Belacqua - June 6, 2021 at 8:22 am
RE: Question regarding language - by Brian37 - June 6, 2021 at 12:35 pm

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