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  • Mar 19, 2012
  • 08:54 PM

Are Some Brains Better at Learning Languages?

Emily Sohn / Discovery News
For some people, genes may prime the brain to be good at language learning, according to some new research. And studies are just starting to pinpoint a few brain regions that are extra-large or extra-efficient in people who excel at languages. For others, though, it's more a matter of being determined and motivated enough to put in the hours and hard work necessary to learn new ways of communicating.

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