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Lexicon podcast discussion: Did Cavebabies Say Mama and Papa?

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Interesting discussion of how languages across the world developed similar words for mama and papa in this Lexicon Valley podcast episode:

http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/lexicon_valley/2017/08/john_mcwhorter_on_proto_indo_european_mama_and_papa.html

August 23, 2017

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