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Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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Babies Already Have an Accent

November 6th, 2009

Episode 48 of 602 episodes

A study in the journal Current Biology finds that babies, because they listen in the womb, cry in distinctive ways that reflect the language spoken by their parents. Karen Hopkin reports, with commentary by Christopher Hopkin

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