Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

How language gives your brain a break: In dozens of languages, words that work together stay together

Now a new study of 37 languages has shown that most languages move toward ‘dependency length minimization’ in practice. That means language users have a global preference for more locally grouped dependent words, whenever possible.

Read more @ http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/08/150803155209.htm

Languages do matter!

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