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Speaking the language of your grandparents

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Are you speaking the language of your grandparents? Can you communicate with them in their native language? I married a second generation Puerto Rican American. My husband was born in the USA, the youngest of six children.  Both of his parents were born and raised in Puerto Rico. When he was a

Career Opportunities for Multilingual People – The Perks of Speaking in Many Tongues.

Career Opportunities

Language hobbyists have enough reason to rejoice. Learning and speaking in many different languages has come of age and offers unique and exciting career opportunities. Multilingual jobs have seen people migrating to offshore locations and adapting seamlessly to a different environment. Going by recruitment trends and statistics, speaking a single

Multilingualism – The Many Mouths of Thought


Being multilingual refers to the ability to speak, read, write, and understand more than two languages. There are language enthusiasts who can speak in more than a dozen languages of the world. English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Italian, Japanese, German, Dutch, Icelandic, Korean, Burmese- and the list goes on. There are

The future of Language Education

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What is the future of language education? How would be the lives of our children, unless we teach them to understand each other in a better way. Why is it so important for us to understand each other? Why can't we just continue translating ideas instead of understand, fully understand the

How many languages can you speak?

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How many languages can you speak? Some people can speak well more than one language, they are bilingual. Other, are multilingual, since they have the ability to easily communicate in three, four or even six languages.  What type are you, a bilingual, a multilingual or perhaps you can only speak one