Recent Articles

How bilinguals juggle language

How the Bilingual Brain Works

Study of English/Arabic bilinguals shows different parts of the brain are used when switching languages for speaking and listening.

Thinking Arabic at NYU Abu Dhabi's Neuroscience of Language Lab

Thinking Arabic

It's accepted that Arabic and English morphemes are structured differently. PhD student Meera Al Kaabi wants to figure out if the brain processes Arabic morphemes differently.

In the News

How difficulty is it for people to switch from Arabic to English?
The National | October 19, 2017

Research shows different parts of the are engaged when switching languages
Journal of Neuroscience | January 13, 2016

What's in a language?
Nature Middle East | June 20, 2012

Medical scanner to reveal how brain processes languages
The National | April 24, 2012