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Fri Dec 14, 2018, 01:21 PM

The woman who woke up sounding Chinese

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Reply The woman who woke up sounding Chinese (Original post)
JuJuYoshida Dec 2018 OP
LAS14 Dec 2018 #1
yuiyoshida Dec 2018 #2
grantcart Dec 2018 #3
rurallib Dec 2018 #4

Response to JuJuYoshida (Original post)

Fri Dec 14, 2018, 01:25 PM

1. I've heard enough stories like this to think that an accent...

... is more than just pronouncing sounds differently. It's a whole brain set. But I've also heard stories of people suddenly speaking languages that they hadn't spoken previously. I can't get my head around that. Does anyone have a link to a credible source for such a story?

I've cross-posted this in DU Lounge

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Response to JuJuYoshida (Original post)

Fri Dec 14, 2018, 08:47 PM

2. How Bizarre

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Response to JuJuYoshida (Original post)

Fri Dec 14, 2018, 09:53 PM

3. On the upside she makes great dim sum

Sorry couldn't help it.

I have heard of this before and find it fascinating

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Response to JuJuYoshida (Original post)

Fri Dec 14, 2018, 10:10 PM

4. really highlights how truly little we know about the brain.

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