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Q: Animal sounds and signals are considered language because: _____. Select all that apply. they are completely arbitrary they are not considered language they are governed by rules for usage they are
uniform and conventional they are used to communicate
A: Animal sounds and signals are considered language because hey are completely arbitrary, hey are uniform and conventional, [ they are used to communicate ***Traditional transmission: Each generation needs to learn the system of communication from the preceding generation. Many species produce the same uniform calls regardless of where they live in the range. ***There is an arbitrary relationship
between a signal and its meaning. That is, the signal, is related to the meaning by convention or by instinct but has no inherent relationship with the meaning. ]
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