Posts tagged with 'Multilingualism'

The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals

The New York Times

The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals

March 11th, 2016

BEING bilingual has some obvious advantages. Learning more than one language enables new conversations and new experiences. But in recent years, some less obvious advantages of bilingualism, too. For instance, bilingual children may enjoy certain cognitive benefits, such as improved executive function; which is critical for problem solving and other mentally demanding activities.

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The Tribune - Kids exposed to multiple languages become better communicators

The Tribune

Kids exposed to multiple languages become better communicators. 

May 14th, 2015

New York: Just hearing more than one language spoken at home increases the chances of your kid becoming a much better communicator, says a new study...

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ScienceDaily - Children exposed to multiple languages may be better natural communicators

ScienceDaily

Young children who hear more than one language spoken at home become better communicators, a new study finds. 

May 11th, 2015

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