Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen
Alternative Frequencies
Check out the online media archive

Talk the Talk: Baby Talk, or Not?

Tuesday 26th May / presented by Em Burrows Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Everyone seems to use baby talk on babies. And linguists think it helps them learn language.

But a new study says dads don't do it as much. Does it matter? And what kind of input helps children learn?

Linguist Daniel Midgley takes some quality time on this episode of Talk the Talk.

Blog post with show notes

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

Evolution of The Peppermint Club

Tuesday 18th September

Evolution of The Peppermint Club

Starting off as a studio project, The Peppermint Club has evolved into the current four-piece lineup […]

Right in the crotch

Tuesday 18th September

Right in the crotch

The relationship between sport and sexuality is often explored, but never laughed about. James McMillan’s Court My Crotch, is […]

The Land That Time Forgot: Shallow

Tuesday 18th September

The Land That Time Forgot: Shallow

Our weekly musical history lesson saw Ross Chisholm introduce us to the forgotten world of Shallow. Ross stopped by […]

RTRM Featured Music: Monday 17th September 2018

Monday 17th September

RTRM Featured Music: Monday 17th September 2018

NO NAME – ROOM 25  Bursting out of south Chicago onto the underground hip-hop scene in […]

Australia Struck by Immigration Issues

Monday 17th September

Australia Struck by Immigration Issues

Professor Alan Duncan from the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre at Curtin University joins RTRFM to discuss […]

Sustainable House Day

Monday 17th September

Sustainable House Day

It’s Sustainable House Day and Tristy Fairfield from the Alternative Technology Association organisation of the ATA […]

Taking Care of Business: from sole trader to company status with Cat Paz

Monday 17th September

Taking Care of Business: from sole trader to company status with Cat Paz

Whereabouts should you change your business from a sole trader to company status – and what […]

Enter the Jungle

Monday 17th September

Enter the Jungle

London-based musical collective Jungle, after four years between releases, are ready to follow up their debut with a […]