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Split Brains

New split brain insights: You process language slower when you use only your left eye. Read More

Second Language

My left eye is bad, real bad. My right eye is awesome. This has been the case since I was a child. I don’t wear glasses, when the bad eye is corrected by a lens the magnification is disorientating when I focus on a single object. That being said, no matter how hard I tried I could not and still have yet to learn a second language. Two years of classes and I remember maybe three words. Do you think my lack of left eye vision could be a factor? I also heard that left handed people have a more difficult time with language but I am not sure if that’s just a misnomer.

Thanks!

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I had to write a paper for my psychology class and this article was the most informative one that I could find! I read the entire thing over and over again! The only thing that stinks is when you try to use Easy Bib and put your website in there it says error :(

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Berit Brogaard is a Professor of Philosophy with joint appointments in Philosophy, Psychology and the Center for Neurodynamics at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She directs the St. Louis Synesthesia Lab. more...

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