Loading…

Mark Pagel:
Mark Pagel: Kifeš el-luġa bedlet el-bniyadem

TEDGlobal 2011 · 20:10 · Filmed Jul 2011
Subtitles available in 42 languages
View interactive transcript
1,090,647 Total views
Your impact
Share this talk and
track your influence!

El-Byologist Mark Pagel yetqasem naḍariya txellina nḥajiw w nfekku ɛla kifeš el-bniyadem qqedru yeṣṣenɛu el sistem el-mɛeqqed dyal el-luġa ɛendna. Yeftareḍ belli el-luġa hiya ṭerf ntaɛ "teknoljya 'ijtimaɛiya" semḥet l el-qabayel el-lwala dyal el-ɛibad beš ykun ɛendhum duzan jdid w mejhed: el-mɛawna.

Evolutionary biologist
Using biological evolution as a template, Mark Pagel wonders how languages evolve. Full bio
This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.

Discuss

380 comments

Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Please or sign up to add comments.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.