Do animal languages share common traits with human language
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 4

Do animal languages share common traits with human language? PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 69 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Do animal languages share common traits with human language?. Review from last class. Design features of human language . Semanticity Displacement/freedom from stimulus Productivity Dual articulation/duality of patterning. Discreteness Arbitrariness Tradition Learn ability

Download Presentation

Do animal languages share common traits with human language?

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Do animal languages share common traits with human language

Do animal languages share common traits with human language?

Review from last class


Design features of human language

Design features of human language

  • Semanticity

  • Displacement/freedom from stimulus

  • Productivity

  • Dual articulation/duality of patterning

  • Discreteness

  • Arbitrariness

  • Tradition

  • Learn ability

  • Reflectiveness

  • Prevarication


Animal communication with human language design features

Animal communication with human language design features

  • Bird song

  • Honey bees

  • Vervet monkeys

  • Parrots

  • Signing apes


  • Login