By Victoria Fromkin, Robert Rodman, Nina Hyams
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After we reflexively cry out, we can then go on to say: “Thank you very much for stepping on my toe, because I was afraid I had elephantiasis and now that I can feel the pain I know I don’t,” or any one of an infinite number of sentences, because the particular sentences we produce are not controlled by any stimulus. Even some involuntary cries like “ouch” change according to the language we speak. ” French speakers often fill their pauses with the vowel sound that starts their word for ‘egg’—oeuf— a sound that does not occur in English.
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An Introduction to Language (10th Edition) by Victoria Fromkin, Robert Rodman, Nina Hyams