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Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Interesting thoughts on bilingualism in schools
This article from the New Zealand Herald discusses the benefits and problems with second language acquisition. It starts: 'Proficiency in languages opens many doors but needs maintenance - the ultimate 'use it or lose it'. My view is that 'a little often' when learning a new language will have a positive impact on on language acquisition, but the important thing is to be consistent To read the article in full, click here.