February 19, 2018

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Some People May Be Pre-Wired to Be Bilingual

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Some people’s brains seem pre-wired to acquire a second language, new research suggests. But anyone who tries to move beyond their mother tongue will likely gain a brain boost, the small study finds.

The brain “becomes more connected and integrated after learning,” said study co-author Ping Li, co-director of the Center for Brain, Behavior and Cognition at Pennsylvania State University. But it’s even more interesting, Li said, that “the brain networks of the more successful learners are better connected even before learning takes place.”

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