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Born Talking: A Personal Inquiry into Language

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Born Talking: A Personal Inquiry into Language

Born Talking: A Personal Inquiry into Language is a 1990 BBC television documentary series written and presented by Jonathan Miller that attempts to shed light on the complexities of language.

Episodes

The series consists of four episodes 47 minutes each:

  • Doing What Comes Naturally: Childhood Language Acquisition
  • Broken English: The Effects of Brain Damage on Language
  • Lending a Hand: Sign Languages and the Deaf
  • In a Manner of Speaking: The Phenomenon of Conversation

External links

  • The Born Talking Series – Available in the US and Canada


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