Welcome to the "Learning and Teaching English" blog.
This is the blog for the teacher training activities held at Córdoba CEP:
- "Learning and Teaching English Celebrations" (2011/12).
- "English Workshop: Developing and Activating skills in English"(2012/13)
In this blog the participants in the courses will collect and describe all the resources, strategies, lesson plans and experiences in their classroom related to English celebrations/skills.
ENJOY YOURSELF!! LEARN AND TEACH ENGLISH!!
Thursday, 7 March 2013
Talking twin babies
When Neda was telling us in yesterday´s session about acquisiton of a language versus learning and made reference to the quotation “Babies only hours old are able to
differentiate between sounds from their native language and a foreign
language, scientists have discovered. The study indicates that babies
begin absorbing language while still in the womb, earlier than
previously thought", I remembered having watched a video in youtube that you have probably watched too.
I have just found it and it is really interesting to see how these two twin brothers "talk". It is only a word what they are using all the time but it is surprising how they give it entonation as it was a real conversation.
There has been someone who has translated their conversation: Part 1 Part 2