• Question: Do birds talk through singing?

    Asked by 17jcouldridge to Yasamin, Lloyd & Rose on 19 Jan 2018. This question was also asked by aliks10.
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      Yasamin Motamedi answered on 19 Jan 2018:

      Birds do sing, but most of the time they are not ‘talking’ in the way that we talk – about things and events. Birdsong is often linked to mate attraction, so male birds will produce a song in order to attract a mate.