The study of languages is very interesting. It reveals a lot about our Culture and the way humans think.
- Provides a social / shared past, future
- Perception may be shaped by language How Language Shapes the Way People Think,
The following are languages that I know how to speak.
Diagram shows the # of native speakers for each language. More people speak a dialect of Chinese than speak English natively
Advantages of being good with languages
- Connecting with more people
Language as seen in PSYCH101
We achieve our conversational coordination by virtue of our ability to interactively align each other’s actions at different levels of language use: