Birds Can Teach Us Something About Language
Bird calls, with their different pitches and sounds, have a lot of similarities to the ways humans talk to one another and learn language.By Sebastian Martinez | July 2, 2015
When you step outside in the morning, you might hear this, and, while it sounds pretty, it's probably pretty meaningless to you. (Video via YouTube / dry0shi)
And that makes sense. Language relies on "rearranging combinations of meaningless sounds" to make meaning.