Critical Period of Language Acquisition

Critical period is a term in language acquisition theory that refers to the time in a person’s life after which full acquisition of the first/second language can be problematic.

Dr. Kuhl's Talk on Early Language Development

Brain expert Dr. Patricia Kuhl, co-director of the Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences at the University of Washington, is internationally recognized for her research on early language and brain development.

Dr. Patricia Kuhl

Dr. Patricia Katherine Kuhl is a Professor of Speech and Hearing Sciences and co-director of the Institute for Learning Brain Sciences at the University of Washington.


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