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Does Our Tongue Help Us Concentrate?
17 July 2018, 16:33 | Updated: 17 July 2018, 16:37
Mystery Hour Question
Question: Why do people stick their tongue out when they're concentrating? Tuesday from France.
Name: Jemma, New York.
Qualification: Speech and language therapist.
Answer: When concentrating you want to keep your head as rigid as possible – Michael Jordan used to do it.
Your brain is mapped to your tongue and when you cut down on movement you increase concentration.