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Talk the Talk: EvoLang (featuring Mark Ellison)

Tuesday 13th May / presented by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

How did language begin?

What was it like long ago? Did we come up with meaningful utterances first and then break them down, or did we build language from the words up? Did other pre-humans have language? Researchers are working on exactly these questions, and one of them is Dr Mark Ellison, who joins Daniel and Ben on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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