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Babies Move Tongue to Learn New Tongues

October 16th, 2015

Episode 341 of 579 episodes

Infants seemed to be able to differentiate between two different "D" sounds in Hindi—but only when their tongue movements weren't blocked by a teething device. Christopher Intagliata reports