Category: Cognitive Linguistics


Brain Lobes Associated with Language

In majority of human beings (the right handers), the Left hemisphere of the brain, also called as the dominant hemisphere, is considered to bear Language Function. Even for the rest (the left handers), the phenomena is not totally reversed and left hemisphere is still thought to play an important part in language control. Speech and manual...


Lobes of the Brain and their Functions

Lobes of the Brain are not just defined anatomically. Different lobes of the brain are thought to bear specialised functional capacities. In other words, not all parts of the brain have the same functions to perform. This is in contrast with the earlier view, which was that the brain is involved as a whole in carrying...