Researchers suggest that while experience is important for early language acquisition, it does not account for all of a child's language facility.
A new study considers how lexical tones can affect an infant's ability to associated words with objects.
Engaging young children in conversation helps boost language development, researchers report.
New research identifies the neural mechanisms underlying the learning of a second language in adulthood.
According to a new study, newborn babies are able to process language as young as two days old by utilizing similar processes to adults.
Researchers have discovered an elevated rate of language delay in 30 month old girls born to mothers who took the pain killer acetaminophen during pregnancy. The delay, however, was not witnessed in boys.