Even Marmosets Develop Regional Dialects

New research confirms that marmoset calls vary in different groups, showing that the calls are learned, not strictly biologically programmed. … More Even Marmosets Develop Regional Dialects

Other Primates Use Speech and Vocabulary

(A longer discussion of animal communication is found in my book.) Human language¬†seems so much more complicated and organized than anything experienced by animals. Nevertheless,¬†animals do indeed communicate complex ideas using precise, intentional communication. Some primate species even have discrete audible words with unambiguous meanings. In other words, they have their own spoken languages and … More Other Primates Use Speech and Vocabulary