Chomsky’s Innate Black Box is secular creationism

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An essential moment in modern linguistics

DANIEL L. EVERETT — HOW LANGUAGE BEGAN, THE STORY OF HUMANITY’S GREATEST INVENTION — 2017

But what is Everett’s approach?

Homo Erectus gave rise to three species.

Unluckily Everett does not consider these elements and I think he misses an essential point.

what in this communicational situation provides a syntactic frame in which the lexical units get to a higher level of meaning?

All this is considered by Everett but more or less on a back burner, though it is essential to evaluate where Homo Erectus stood.

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Dr Jacques COULARDEAU, PhD in Germanic Linguistics (University Lille III) and ESP Teaching (University Bordeaux II) has been teaching all types of ESP

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