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No, Kids Who Use iPads Won’t Have Smaller Vocabularies

Arm your arms tired? Because this claim is pretty huge stretch.

A study was done that used MRI scans of the brains of 27 adults to determine that humans learn new words better by hearing them than they do by learning them visually. One of the authors of the study then told the Daily Mail that it means children who use iPads will learn fewer words than previous generations. Nope. It does not.

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Attention Word Nerds! A New Way to Kill Time

By the conclusion of the week, don't you usually perceive a deficit in your everyday vernacular? Well, if you have the allotted leisure time, maybe you can cultivate a more scopious vocabulary! (This post brought to you by Thesaurus.com.)

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