Language in the Brain &Mouth




School: Yale University
Lecture Title: How Do We Communicate?: Language in the Brain, Mouth
Lecture Summary:
One of the most uniquely human abilities is the capacity for creating and understanding language. This lecture introduces students to the major topics within the study of language: phonology, morphology, syntax and recursion. This lecture also describes theories of language acquisition, arguments for the specialization of language, and the commonalities observed in different languages across cultures.

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2 thoughts on “Language in the Brain &Mouth”

March 8, 2016

This video makes it seem like such a small world when you can tie all the languages back to certain commonalities.

Danyel Clark

March 9, 2016

IT is funny how all of these types of language can get so skewed after just a little alcohol.


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