10 Amazing Facts Related To Language And Linguistics

One of the biggest reasons behind the evolution of humanity is our ability to effectively communicate with one another. By passing on our thoughts and information from one person to another, we are able to create new ideas and understand tough concepts, while simultaneously propagating information into the future. We must have began by using nothing but sign language, but now our communication system has evolved into thousands of languages that are geographically dispersed. There are many interesting facts related to language and linguistics, and this list contains 10 of the best facts related to the field.

Complex Chinese

If you want to read a daily edition of any Chinese newspaper, you will need to know at least 2,000 different characters. The Chinese alphabet has nearly 50,000 characters in all.

Lord Of The Languages

The popular fantasy series ‘Lord of The Rings’ uses 12 imaginary languages. People around the world actually study these languages as well.