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“Bilingualism Fine-Tunes Hearing, Enhances Attention”


Yet another study has found big benefits to being bilingual. Here’s an excerpt from its report, Bilingualism Fine-Tunes Hearing, Enhances Attention:

A new Northwestern University study provides the first biological evidence that bilinguals’ rich experience with language “fine-tunes” their auditory nervous system and helps them juggle linguistic input in ways that enhance attention and working memory.

I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning The Advantages To Being Bilingual.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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