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Exposure to a Foreign Language Ignites Infants’ Learning

Deborah Bach

University of Washington

Jul 18, 2017

"“Science indicates that babies’ brains are the best learning machines ever created, and that infants’ learning is time-sensitive. Their brains will never be better at learning a second language than they are between 0 and 3 years of age,” said co-author Patricia Kuhl, co-director of I-LABS and a UW professor of speech and hearing sciences."