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Jean Berko Gleason

“It must mean something in some language.”


Jean Berko Gleason is a psycholinguist who studies how we acquire and use language. The shortest language Jean speaks is Munchkin.


Jean is a speed demon who drives fast, and refuses to touch an automatic transmission. Her first car burnt to the ground.

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About Jean Berko Gleason

Jean is a Professor Emerita at Boston University. She is one of the founding mothers of the field of psycholinguistics.