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Out of the Mouths

A soundscape of the acquisition of language from a baby's viewpoint, concentrating on the way in which cries become sounds, then babbles, words and then sentences. The programme features fly-on-the-wall observations of several children at various stages in their linguistic development alongside contributions from language and child experts.

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30 minutes

Last on

Sat 30 May 2009 21:10

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Alice Oswald: Rain

What is it and why does it matter?