Learning Your Native Tongue
Lecture no. 7 from the course: How We Learn
Taught by Professor Monisha Pasupathi | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Developing humans progress from no words to about 60,000 words by adulthood, while also mastering complex syntax and grammar. Probe the mechanisms that permit babies to absorb the language they hear around them and make it their native tongue.