If you’re a mother anywhere on earth, you probably have employed this speaking style. Motherese, or “infant-directed speech” is [...]
April 21, 2012
Clinton added a Southern lilt to her voice when she addressed a civil rights group headed by the Reverend Al Sharpton. An explanation for this [...]
April 20, 2012
The rock hyrax is a surprisingly sophisticated communicator, a study published in a Royal Society journal suggests.
April 18, 2012
The people of the Smoky Mountains speak a colorful, twangy mountain talk that reflects their history and geography. Christine Mallinson, Becky [...]
April 17, 2012