On 24 Mar 2006 21:10:22 -0500, email@example.com (Herman Rubin) wrote:
>One needs very little of a language. Scientists have >demonstrated that little vocabulary is learned before >the idea of grammatical structure is managed; there >has been an argument, with data to back it, that >children earlier than one year, with zero vocabulary, >can comprehend grammatical ideas.
Herman, you do this constantly. What scientists? How many studies? Have these studies been replicated? Where is this data? For heaven's sake, what parents have even allowed their children of less than a year old to be involved in this kind of foolishness?
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