7 Crazy and Interesting Facts About Human Speech

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Discussion posted by: David McNamara

When it comes to the human body, we spend a lot of time focusing on important bodily systems like the heart, liver, eyes, and ears. But very little thought is given to something we use every single day – our voices! As you can imagine, this is a very interesting and unique topic worth exploring in further detail. There are plenty of mammals, birds, and even reptiles that can make noises with their mouths. There are moos, clucks, barks, chirps, hisses…etc. But humans are the only species capable of talking. (We’re disqualifying parrots, okay?) This makes human speech an incredible phenomenon right off the bat. And the more you learn about it, the more intriguing it becomes. Here are some interesting facts…