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The Linguistic Genius of Babies

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In this presentation (filmed in October 2010), Patricia Kuhl shares astonishing findings about how babies learn one language over another — by listening to the humans around them and “taking statistics” on the sounds they need to know. Clever lab experiments (and brain scans) show how 6-month-old babies use sophisticated reasoning to understand their world.

To access on the on-line video, click here.

http://www.ted.com/talks/patricia_kuhl_the_linguistic_genius_of_babies.html

One response to “The Linguistic Genius of Babies”

  1. moran says:

    hi my name is moran i’ll love to get more information on raising kids and helping them to develop in a good way. as a single mom i need help and i dont wanna make to much mistakes….do u have a class in los angeles or u just give information?…..sory about my english ….thank u