An unspoken language seems like an oxymoron – a contradiction in terms – how can one speak without language? But, think about it: if language is the base for communication, then people have many non-verbal ways of expressing themselves – such as different whistles to express different thoughts, tongue-clicking and tsk-tsks to express irritation, etc.!
However, there exists some languages in the world where sounds are the primary language, a form of ‘speaking’, such as the Bird language spoken in Northern Turkey’s mountains or the whistled languages like Silbo Gomero or Syfria. Know more in this fascinating infographic.
The World’s Unspoken Languages:
Infographic by – Day Translations