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Bilingual benefits: Raising a child with two languages - Christian Science Monitor

Bilingual benefits: Raising a child with two languages - Christian Science Monitor | Bilingual Education | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Bilingual benefits: Raising a child with two languages Christian Science Monitor Since Arabic is a minority language and English is the primary language spoken in the US, we feel that exposing her to copious amounts of...
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Why Bilinguals Are Smarter

Why Bilinguals Are Smarter | Bilingual Education | Scoop.it
Being bilingual makes you smarter and can have a profound effect on your brain. SPEAKING two languages rather than just one has obvious practical benefits in an increasingly globalized world. But in recent years, scientists have begun to show that the advantages of bilingualism are even more fundamental than being able to converse with a wider range of people. Being bilingual, it turns out, makes you smarter. It can have a profound effect on your brain, improving cognitive skills not related to language and even shielding against dementia in old age.

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