Most of us dream about going on a holiday abroad, but it is not often we can actually fulfill this dream. What if I told you there were domestic counterparts to some of the world's most popular holiday destinations? Here are 10 domestic addresses which are twins of some of the world’s most popular holiday … Continue reading 10 Destinations in Turkey Which Make You Feel Like You are Holidaying Abroad
Famous Singer, Lara Fabian, known for her pieces "I Will Love Again" and "Je’Taime" sold over 20 million, will meet art lovers in Cesme district of İzmir and in Istanbul. Fabian, a Canadian citizen born in Belgium in 1970, is the best-selling Belgian female singer of all time. She represented Luxembourg in the 33rd edition … Continue reading Lara Fabian Comes to Turkey!
Modularity of mind is the concept discussing whether specific modules in the mind work independently, or the mind is not organized in a modular way and it is an integrated whole. Since this concept is an unresolved issue, there is no one true answer to our question. However, I am going to argue for the modularity of … Continue reading Is There a Language Module in the Mind?
Knowing a language is an ability to perform linguistic functions. Humans and animals use language as a communicative skill throughout their lives. There are some drastic differences between the human`s way of communication and the animal`s way of communication. For instance, human language is based on words. Whereas, animal communication is based on screams, gestures … Continue reading Can Animals Learn a Human Language?
In this essay I discuss whether human language is an instinctual behaviour or a learning behaviour by considering Eric Lenneberg’s criteria for instinctual behaviours (1967). This has been argued for years and although some follow Skinner`s theory of language acquisition as a learning behaviour, there are still people who consider language as an innate ability, … Continue reading Is Human Language an Instinctual Behaviour?