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At what point does one understand a word or a sentence?
I’ve been thinking about this question a lot lately, as I struggle to learn French in fits and starts. 329 more words
They aren’t “that tourist.”
When vacationing in another country, you can reasonably expect that at least a few people can communicate to you in English, especially in the heavily touristed areas. 659 more words
A child grows up in a bilingual household. When the toddler is thirsty and asks for a drink, Mom hands her a cup and says, “Do you want milk?” while Dad might ask, “Quieres leche?” In this environment, the child will most likely be fluent in both languages because she was introduced to them at a formative age. 699 more words