Despite the English language being the third most widely spoken language in the world and providing a huge benefit to those
Until 2005, all but a few students took a language in Key Stage 4. They were given the opportunity to develop critical thinking
Some people -- mainly ultra-conservative politicians -- say that the social phenomenon that is bilingualism is a danger for
Unless you are brought up in a bilingual environment, a relationship with a second language is something you work to achieve and strive to maintain. It is not something you can buy.
The blog I posted a few days ago on bilingualism generated some lively debate - not only on Twitter, but also around the
So I would say that Riotta's article attracted a large amount of attention not only because he brought the hot topic of relationships and romance into the less media-friendly (but nonetheless extremely important) topic of language-acquisition, but also because - very simply - there are a lot of bilinguals out there. And following on from Riotta's logic, a lot of good lovers.
Speaking more than one language could help to delay the onset of dementia, researchers claim. Bilingual people who develop