The Story of Human Language by Professor John McWhorter, Manhattan Institute

There are 6,000 languages in the world, in so much variety that many languages would leave English speakers wondering just how a human being could possibly learn and use them. The world’s languages are the result of a long “natural history,” which began with a single first language spoken in Africa. As human populations migrated … Continue reading The Story of Human Language by Professor John McWhorter, Manhattan Institute