Raising a bilingual child

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Language children. Boy in headphones in front of a chalkboard with hello in many languages written on it.

Raising a bilingual child doesn’t have to be a big deal We’ve all heard the stories – ‘that mum at playgroup whose child can’t talk properly because she insists on teaching him two languages; it’s confusing for the poor little soul’. Well we call bunkum on this. It’s a myth … Read More

How to teach a child another language

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Language learning for kids Man hand writing Learn another language

Kids love learning languages It’s a well-documented fact that young children are like little sponges; soaking up new information, learning at the fastest rate they’ll ever achieve and…loving it! So it’s no surprise really that teaching a new language at this age, whether it’s French, Spanish, Arabic or even Latin, … Read More

50 facts about languages

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50 fun facts about languages in an infographic

Did you know this about languages…? Languages are a staple of everyday life, a necessity for getting by in the world and communicating with each other, but languages are also dying out a speedy rate.   50 Facts About Languages [Infographic] by the team at NeoMam

How to raise bilingual kids

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Raise bilingual children

A guide to raising bilingual children Improving language skills at any stage in life is always a good idea. It can lead to greater career opportunities and can also improve cultural awareness and social skills while travelling. For younger children, promoting bilingualism can also have the above benefits as well … Read More

What are language immersion programs?

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Immersion programs help children learn languages In an increasingly diverse country and expanding global economy, it’s more important than ever that children be able to communicate in the languages of their peers. Some language immersion programs focus on bringing English language learner students up to speed, while others focus on … Read More

How to learn a language online for free

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How to learn a foreign language Some people find learning a language easy, others struggle. Some prefer to learn in a formal class while others would rather work at it in private. Language study is not a one-size-fits-all hobby, and no single style of learning will appeal to all learners. … Read More