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Apparently language is natrual like breathing.
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Apparently language is natrual like breathing.

Apparently There is this thing called universal grammar, where people at a very early age already know the difference between plural noun
, verb,
He and she differation, so could this be the perfect counter arguement against politicans and school district trying to force children into the basics of language and grammar when apparently according to chomsky they already know grammar? I dont know about math though, only small examples of children unschooling and growing up well prepared and understanding of math and arthimetic
, while most sudbury kids know how to read before 12. This is like new revelations for me.

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RE: Apparently language is natrual like breathing.

(08-11-2015 02:46 PM)MurkScribe Wrote:  He and she differation

That's instilled. He and she are synonyms. People start differentiating between them when adults "correct" them for it all the time.
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Apparently language is natrual like breathing.


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