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Why do siblings have different rates of acquiring language skills?

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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Siblings differ

Siblings differ in language skills just as they differ in sports skills and academic skills.
We share only about 50% of ouor genes with our siblings, unless we are indentical twins. But even identical twins show individual variations, like differences in finger prints and preferences for certain activiites.

In brief: Siblings differ

Siblings differ in language skills just as they differ in sports skills and academic skills.
We share only about 50% of ouor genes with our siblings, unless we are indentical twins. But even identical twins show individual variations, like differences in finger prints and preferences for certain activiites.
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