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Babies are language sponges–even with sign language — Science Nation

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06/23/2017 01:06 PM EDT

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It’s widely believed that the younger you are, the easier it will be for you to learn a new language, and new research is finding that holds true for sign language as well. University of California, San Diego (UCSD), psychologist Rain Bosworth says that by five months old, babies are universal …

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