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Posts tagged learning speech

May 20, 2008


Talking Man

Why Accents Are Hard to Unlearn

Why is it so hard to disguise or unlearn an accent? You might coach a New Yorker to simply pronounce his R's--"New York," not "New Yawk"

August 25, 2005


A set of phonics cards spelling the word crib

Slicing Up Language

As if being born weren't hard enough, infants are hit with a particularly difficult problem - the need to learn language.

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