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    Quote Originally Posted by exodiasrightleg View Post
    Mongooses don't have the vocal equipment to talk like humans.
    Chimps have enough to make many sounds.

    But it takes more than equipment.

    It takes a language capacity in the brain.

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    Their brains clearly have been demonstrated to have that capacity, at least it has in their cousins the great apes. B TW capacity includes brain capability as a mode.

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