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The Wonder of Code Switching

The Wonder of Code Switching

There is much to be learned about bilingualism – whether children learn two or more languages simultaneously and separately; whether they really master one first; and whether the grammar from one language serves as scaffolding for a second, third, fourth. This article explores this fascinating topic.

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Vocabulary Versus Meaning

Vocabulary Versus Meaning

While having a vast vocabulary is important for any translator or interpreter, simply knowing the dictionary meanings of words in a foreign language is not enough. In fact, in any language, there are many cultural layers behind certain words and phrases that linguists need to know. Here’s why that is important.

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