🗣 Lera Boroditsky: How language shapes the way we think

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[15 min] As a person who speaks three languages (Italian, English and Spanish) I've always been fascinated by the way little grammatical differences hugely shape the way we think about the world around us. In this TED talk, cognitive scientist Lera Boroditsky shares many examples of how relatively small differences (e.g: using cardinal directions instead of left and right) lead to completely different skills and abilities.

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