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WASHINGTON POST | The weight of the words

Published: 8Feb2018

Jacob Levy offers a deeply thoughtful meditation on Trump’s use of language — on the power it has exerted over Republican voters and the GOP Congress, and on the folly of imagining that his words...

Being a musician can help you decipher language in loud environments 

Published: 11Dec2017

A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has shown that musical training helps people hear speech syllables in loud environments, and has shown how this happens....

The role of neural rhythmic entrainment in early language learning: Victoria Leong, PhD

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Please join us for a CRBLM Invited Lecture by Victoria Leong, PhD (Cambridge University), who will present "The role of rhythmic entrainment in early language learning" on Wednesday, November 5th...

First language wires brain for later language-learning

Published: 1Dec2015

Research also demonstrates brain's plasticity and ability to adapt to new language environments

Placement Test: Part-Time English Language

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Placement Tests Language and Intercultural Communication/continuingstudiesCategory: School of Continuing Studies Information

The Next Page: Immigration and Professional Transitions: Language Integration

Published: 9Dec2015

Language is important for any newcomer, particularly for those who wish to enter the job market. Communicating in the local language can help you through every step in the process: expanding your...

Join us at our inaugural symposium on Music and Language, with a focus this year on Development

Published: 3Apr2013

Registration is now open for the CRBLM Inaugural Symposium on Music and Language, to be held in Montréal, Canada on Friday, May 3rd and Saturday May 4th 2013. A brief conference program is included...

Learning a Second Language May Depend on How your Brain Talks to Itself

Published: 20Jan2016

Researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute explore why learning a second language is easier for some people...

Learning a new language alters brain development

Published: 29Aug2013

Scientists at The Neuro find important time factor in second-language acquisition...

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