Adult Language Learning

“If you’re in an English speaking school for 5 hours a day as a kid and your parent is studying the same language for an hour a day while you’re there and the kid learns 5 times faster than the parent, is it fair to then conclude that kids learn better than adults?”

—Scott Chacon, “MIT Scientists prove adults learn language to fluency nearly as well as children.” Medium.com. May 3, 2018.