Language originWhat is the origin of language? Do you agree with the conventionlists and naturelists's point of view regarding that matter?

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I am a little torn, but I believe conventionalism.  I think that over time, people agree on language by using it.  Consider the new words that are added to our language, and how some nouns become verbs.  Language is not invented, it is agreed upon.