New Mind Powers via Language - Noah Burney

Speakin' in a different language changes the way you think-it's a well attested phenomenon. So what if new words or grammar could unlock new cognitive abilities? An Australian Aboriginal tribe, The Guugu Yimithirr, famously have no words for left, right, in front of or behind. They use north, east, west, and south instead.

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