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see African languagesAfrican languages,
geographic rather than linguistic classification of languages spoken on the African continent. Historically the term refers to the languages of sub-Saharan Africa, which do not belong to a single family, but are divided among several distinct linguistic stocks.
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Something like Yiddish or an African bushman click language.
I'm determined to pack lighter, especially if I'm going to be staying with an African tribe to learn click language.
She then learns how the Click language, the design of our bodies and ancient hunter-gatherer skills may have contributed to our successful survival and migration across Africa.
The geographic diversity of Khoisan tongues, Africa's apparent role as the birthplace of humanity, and other clues have led some scientists to propose that all living humans descended from speakers of a click language.
Genetic comparison of two such tribes suggests that the unusual click languages, known as Khoisan languages, could resemble the ancestral tongue of all humankind.