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What happens to the brain when learning a new language?

 
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 05, 2014 2:51 pm    Post subject: What happens to the brain when learning a new language? Reply with quote

Flagged up by Steven Pinker via Twitter, I found this to be an interesting article in The Guardian - and very topical everywhere as so many people learn more than one language but in different ways:

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What happens in the brain when you learn a language?

Scans and neuroscience are helping scientists understand what happens to the brain when you learn a second language

by Alison Mackay

4th September 2014


http://www.theguardian.com/education/2014/sep/04/what-happens-to-the-brain-language-learning?CMP=twt_gu
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