Speculative linguistics

Hello to you! In this series of articles we are about to step away from 7000 world languages and talk about languages in general, and speculate on what could they look like. Artificial languages, alien languages – everything will be covered!


How languages could come into existence.

  1. From words to phrases
    The article about the first steps of our ancestors into the world of languages. Find out how they learned to use sounds for communication and started the first dictionaries!
  2. From phrases to sentences
    The birth of a true language with all intrinsic complexity and unlimited potential – second-most exciting miracle to the genesis of the first life on earth.

We are looking forward to your comments!