Immersion in a foreign language rewires your brain – especially when you take time off

Immersion in a foreign language rewires your brain - especially when you take time off

[A] new study finds that even adult brains can re-wire themselves to mimic the brain patterns of native speakers – and this effect is amplified if they study by immersing themselves in a foreign language, rather than sitting in a classroom. And when they were not exposed to the new language for five months, their native-speaker brain patterns actually got stronger.

via Immersion in a foreign language rewires your brain – especially when you take time off.

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