She says this finding highlights babies are more interested in speech-like sounds since they increase their production of those sounds such as babbling
when they can hear.
That's according to a new study by the University of Iowa and Indiana University that found how parents respond to their children's babbling
can actually shape the way infants communicate and use vocalizations.
Vagabonds is just the company to get those little grey cells working and to show children and their parents how switched on live theatre is.
Birds start out by babbling
, just as humans do," she said.
One of the study's coauthors, Mirjam Knornschild, also of Erlangen-Nuernberg, says she wasn't thinking about babbling
when she started recording bat-pup sounds.
He may have been a great goalkeeper but as a television analyst, he's so wooden I'd rather watch a plank of Danish pine than listen to his babbling
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A man may seem to be silent, but if his heart is condemning others, he is babbling
Lacking any of the subjective interventions of Doug Hall's Prelude to the Tempest, 1985, in which video and sound techniques served to foreground the issues underlying the nature/technology debate, Impression Debacle overwhelmed us with a cacophony of sounds: the crunching and grinding of ice floes; shrieking police sirens; the trickle and thunder of water; the voice of a radio announcer giving the morning weather broadcast; the cries of seagulls; and babbling
voices that popped at random from the 12 columns of speakers running diagonally across the darkened space.
After conversing with a person for a few minutes, a robot's speech changed from random babbling
into distinct word formations, mimicking the way that an infant learns to graduate from baby-talk to intelligible conversation, researchers reported Wednesday.