Daniel Villegas: How language can affect the way we think

Advanced Cyber/IO, Cultural Intelligence
Danielle Villegas
Danielle Villegas

This is a fascinating article about differences in language, and shows how things can truly be “lost in translation.” My husband, a native Spanish speaker and I will have heated debates about English because he’s translating in his head, and some expressions he’ll claim he’s never heard (despite living in this country for almost 35 years), or he’ll say they don’t make sense.

How language can affect the way we think

There’s a wide field of research on the link between language and both psychology and behavior. Here, a few fascinating examples:

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