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News: World Languages Use Similar Sounds for Common Words

October 13, 2016 Comments

A new study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) found that humans tend to use the same sounds when pronouncing the words for common objects and ideas, regardless of the language they speak....

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Language Translation Facts
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languages of the world, common sounds between languages, similarities between languages, language sounds
The Vulnerability of Language

March 30, 2016 Comments

We often take language for granted, learning to speak in our mother tongue from a young age and continuing to learn multiple languages as we grow older. However, many of the languages that we speak today may not be here in the future. There are some languages that are in danger of becoming extinct i...

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Language Translation Facts
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languages, endangered languages, extinct languages, languages of the world

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