How Infants Acquire New Words Across Cultures

“What this new research tells us is that the information that infants need to ‘get’ that understanding varies, depending upon the native language they are learning. This piece of the language acquisition process is not universal; instead, it is ‘language-specific’” Waxman, says. (Credit: © szeyuen / Fotolia) Sep. 27, 2013 — Infants show strong universals as… Read More