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Using a Foreign Language Helps Decision-Making

If you think that decisions are based only on the evidence presented, think again. In fact, think about the question in a different language, assessing the risks inherent in making decisions. Your reactions may be surprising. ... More>

Hearing Bilingual: How Babies Sort Out Language

Unlocking Dyslexia in Japanese

Chinese-English Speakers Translate English into Chinese Automatically

Over half the world’s population speaks more than one language. But it’s not clear how these languages interact in the brain. A new study, which will be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, finds that Chinese people who are fluent in English translate English words into Chinese automatically and quickly, without thinking about it.... More>