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Nytimes.com/2010/08/29/magazine/29language-t.htm -Language develop-indicate that food was available -Muscular tongue, distinctive shape in jaw, physiological change: larynx dropped lower in throat because we are habitually upright -neurological changes too -language=symbol -physical linguistics -cultural linguistics -can’t have culture without language -semantic domain-words will be influenced by what we deal with in daily life
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Unformatted text preview: -78 language families-sub family (Indo-European)-individual languages (French)-French is diplomacy, English is economics-english, Spanish, American sign language-dialect-vernacular-common language-lexicon-collection of words-dialect-toponomy-names on landscape-lingua franca-2 nd language universally understood in a culture-polyglot-Esperanto Ludwig Lazarus Lamenhoff-wanted single world language...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course ANTH 200 taught by Professor V during the Fall '10 term at Saint Louis.

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