Road to Language Learning Is Iconic

Francis Hult francis.hult at englund.lu.se
Thu Nov 22 12:38:54 UTC 2012


Science Daily



Road to Language Learning Is Iconic



Languages are highly complex systems and yet most children seem to acquire language easily, even in the absence of formal instruction. New research on young children's use of British Sign Language (BSL) sheds light on one mechanism -- iconicity -- that may play an important role in children's ability to learn language.



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http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121113143705.htm
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