Thursday, May 12, 2005

Hand Gestures Linked To Better Speaking

Science Daily (article)

Why does Nicole's grandpa tell such great stories?

"What we think is going on here," Nicoladis said, "is that the very fact of moving your hands around helps you recall parts of the story--the gestures help you access memory and language so that you can tell more of the story."

Maybe that’s why.

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