Espanol y El Cerebro

Spanish and the brain

Factors

The Factors for learning a new language

-Motivation

-Age

-Access to Language

-Quality of Instructor

-Cognitive Ability

and many more

Lateralization

Lateralization is completed by puberty and limits language learning to one side of the brain instead of both sides which makes learning a second language much more difficult.

Disadvantage of Learning early in life and Advantages of learning in early life

Disadvantages pf learning early in life are...

-You are more likely to get an accent

-You are less likely to become a pro at the language

Advantages of learning Later in life

-You can use strategy to learn the language

-knowledge from your first language to help you