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These benefits are essential for and are within reach of all learners. An early start to learning a second language, programs of immersion or dual language immersion, and long learning sequences show strong results in helping all learners achieve these results.Full Article
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1′ People often ask: “How long will it take me to become proficient in language X?” This question is impossible to answer because a lot depends on a person’s ...Full Article
The list of careers in which knowledge of a foreign language in the U.S. is either an asset or a requirement is very long. Below are some examples:Full Article