Researchers are studying the link between language and genetics.
How high up you live affects your spoken language. Caleb Everett, an associate professors in the Athropology Department at the University of Miami published the results of his research into the correlation between elevation and phonemic ejective consonants in PLoS ONE Journal. Everett looked at ejective consonants which are voiceless consonants which require […]
New York City is a hotbed of transplants and their endangered languages. It is estimated by some experts that as many as 800 languages are spoken in the Big Apple. Daniel Kaufman, an adjunct professor of linguistics at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, has started […]