Friday, March 18, 2011

Patricia Kuhl: The linguistic genius of babies

If you are one of the parents who would like your children to learn a second language, you don't want to miss this video "Patricia Kuhl: The linguistic genius of babies". These are very interesting findings. I can find myself related to it. Therefore, if you want to encourage your chlidren to learn another language, start at an early age!

At TEDxRainier, 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. Read More 

Retrieved from TED Ideas worth spreading 3/17/2011

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