Learning a Second Language
Lecture no. 8 from the course: How We Learn
Taught by Professor Monisha Pasupathi | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
If learning a native language occurs almost without effort, why is it so hard to learn a second language, particularly after childhood? Examine this question in light of experiments to teach human language to other species, which provide intriguing clues for the difficulties adult language learners face.