History PlayingWith / PokemonSpeak

8th Nov '16 5:20:40 PM VPhantom
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* '''Zig Zagged''': On some episodes, Tropanas can only say their name; others, they make normal animal sounds and in yet others they speak English.
* Tropanas [[EloquentInTheirNativeTongue actually have a very detailed and articulate language]]: it's just that "Tropana' is their equivalent the word "the" and [[StarfishLanguage the rest of it is too high or low in pitch for humans to hear.]]

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* '''Zig Zagged''': Zagged''':
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On some episodes, Tropanas can only say their name; others, they make normal animal sounds and in yet others they speak English.
* ** Tropanas [[EloquentInTheirNativeTongue actually have a very detailed and articulate language]]: it's just that "Tropana' is their equivalent the word "the" and [[StarfishLanguage the rest of it is too high or low in pitch for humans to hear.]]



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8th Nov '16 4:26:56 PM doorhandle
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* Tropanas [[EloquentInTheirNativeTongue actually have a very detailed and articulate language]]: it's just that "Tropana' is their equivalent the word "the" and [[StarfishLanguage the rest of it is too high or low in pitch for humans to hear.]]
5th Aug '16 11:44:11 PM whalewithwings
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** Everything in this universe communicates by only saying their name. EVERYTHING.

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** Everything in this universe Every living thing on Earth communicates by only saying their name. EVERYTHING.EVERY. LIVING. THING.
15th Jul '16 3:35:20 AM PartyEscortBotBeans
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* '''Played For Drama''': Bob can only say "Bob". As such, when he tries to give the password to introduce himself in an enemy base, he says "Bob". [[BreadEggsMilkSquick He is immediately recognized and brutally murdered]].
12th Nov '15 7:22:11 PM ShrekTheNeck
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** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DdvumIpEuZ8 Or Alternatively, this video]]
10th Jul '14 11:37:31 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': A new Tropana-mon species can speak English, because its name [[OverlyLongName contains the entire English language]].

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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A new Tropana-mon species can speak English, because its name [[OverlyLongName contains the entire English language]].



* '''Reconstructed''': A little girl points at a Tropana and calls it a Parrot; all the Tropanas start saying "Parrot" instead, and the bird is later renamed.

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* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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A little girl points at a Tropana and calls it a Parrot; all the Tropanas start saying "Parrot" instead, and the bird is later renamed.
10th Jul '14 11:35:00 PM BlackMageAnolis
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** [[PoorCommunicationKills The species can't communicate effectively because their 'language' only consists of a single word with a very small amount of syllables, all of this also being true for any scientists hoping to study the species and their methods of communication.]]


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** The species has multiple ways of communication [[RealityEnsues much like any real species would have,]] including body language, pheromones, the use of emphasis and emotion when saying certain syllables, and possibly more.
6th Dec '13 2:56:22 PM VPhantom
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* '''Double Subverted''': A character assumes the bird's name is "Tropana", since it's the only thing is says. Turns out it's a Parrot, but the locals call it a "Tropana."

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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A character assumes the bird's name is "Tropana", since it's the only thing is says. Turns out it's a Parrot, but the locals call it a "Tropana."
6th Dec '13 9:58:28 AM Galacton
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** Then the character meets the parrot's owner and it turns out that "Tropana" is the parrot's name.
11th May '13 3:48:23 PM JIKTV
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* '''Played For Laughs''': The [[BigWords Chrononhotonthologos]] is a species of birds only able to say their name, "Chrononhotonthologos"

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* '''Played For Laughs''': The [[BigWords [[SesquipedalianLoquaciousness Chrononhotonthologos]] is a species of birds only able to say their name, "Chrononhotonthologos"
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