Uhs and Ums May Help Children Learn Language

Posted: June 10, 2011 in Education

We think we should remove any ums and uhs when we talk, especially when teaching children language. New research published in the journal Develomental Science, however, finds that such pauses may be useful.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=our-uhs-and-ums-may-help-children-l-11-04-17&WT.mc_id=SA_20110420

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