What’s on the news?

Why Don’t We All Speak the Same Language? (Earth 2.0 Series), September 13, 2017.

Washington schools see bilingual students as future bilingual educators, August 14, 2017.

When Speaking Several Languages is a Given, by BBC, August, 2017.

Bilingual Speakers Experience Time Differently, May 3, 2017.

Can zapping your neck help you quickly learn a foreign language? by PBS, April 29, 2017.

Bilinguals use different neural networks to read opaque and transparent languages, October 26, 2016.

Report: Nearly 65 Million Speak Non-English Languages at Home, October 18, 2016.

Breaking News at Newsmax.com http://www.newsmax.com/US/english-foreign-language-home-study/2016/10/18/id/754080/#ixzz4OsOZjFxv

Why Multilingual People Have Healthier, More Engaged Brains, August 29, 2016.

English will not be an official EU language after Brexit, says senior MEP, June 27, 2016.

Speaking two dialects has the same brain benefits as bilingualism, June 3, 2016.

The Empty Brain, May 18, 2016.

Bilingual babies get head start in language skills, Singapore study finds, May 16, 2016.

Chinese unlikely to displace English as S’pore’s lingua franca, May 15, 2016.

Questioning the “Myth” of Linguistic Bias, March 25, 2016.

Studies Suggest Multilingual Exposure Boosts Children’s Communication Skills, March 21, 2016.

5 Reasons Why Native Speakers Need to Learn to Speak English Internationally, March 18, 2016.

Raising bilingual children has its benefits and doubters, March 16, 2016.

The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals, March 11, 2016.

Non-native Speaker Raising Bilingual Children. Interview with Christine Jernigan, the author of “Family Language Learning” book. December 2, 2015.

Read more at: http://www.trilingualchildren.com/2015/12/interview-non-native-speaker-raising-bilingual-kids.html

The World’S Most MULTILINGUAL COUNTRIES – RANKED, November 21, 2015.

How Learning Languages Affect our Brain, November 18, 2015.

Women are better than men at learning English. That’s not necessarily a good sign. November 18, 2015.

What will the English language be like in 100 years? November 10, 2015.

The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain, October 10, 2015.

Bilingualism as a Life Experience, October 1, 2015.

10 ways speakers of World English are changing the language, September 25, 2015.

An Italian Polyglot Teaching Japanese: An Interview with Luca Toma. September 19, 2015.

Mikis Theodorakis: ‘IN GREEK PRISON, WE LEARN ENGLISH’ September 1, 2015.

The world’s languages, in 7 maps and charts, April 23, 2015.

Why does Africa have so many languages? April 21, 2016.

In Treatment, but in Which Language? March 31, 2015.

Speaking a second language may change how you see the world, March 17, 2015.

Museums Flex Their Multilingual, Multicultural Muscles, March 16, 2015.

A few more myths about speakers of multiple languages, March 10, 2015.

Secrets of learning a language — quickly, March 3, 2015.

When Your Punctuation Says It All (!), February 27, 2015.

The reason you discriminate against foreign accents starts with what they do to your brain, February 25, 2016.

What the Rising Popularity in Dual Language Programs Could Mean for Dual Language Learners, January 16, 2015.


Father of hanyu pinyin turns 109: 5 things about the system he invented, January 13, 2015.

This Animated Map Shows How European Languages Evolved, December 10, 2014.

Speaking two languages is better for your brain than Sudoku, November 12, 2014.

How to learn a new language: 7 secrets from TED Translators, November 4, 2014.

The Second Languages Of Every Part Of The World In One Incredible Infographic, October 31, 2014.

 Look Another Culture in the Eye, September 14, 2014

How to speak the language of thought, August 18, 2014.

Could the lingua franca approach to learning break Japan’s English curse? August 17, 2014

How we learn, from NPR, August 2014.

Focus on Cultural Education: A writing activity (a lesson plan by Elena Shvidko at TESOL blog), July 25, 2014.

Lack of Languages Stifles Brits and Americans, July 7, 2014.

Ich bin ein brasileiro: Finding a little piece of Germany in Brazil, July 3, 2014.

What language does soccer speak? June 21, 2014

Moral Judgments Depend on What Language We’re Speaking, June 20, 2014.

What does your accent say about you? June 9, 2014.

Bilingualism is good for you. But monoglots needn’t despair, June 6, 2014.

South Korea’s not-so-subttle racist hiring practices, June 5, 2014

Learning a second language slows brain ageing, June 3, 2014

Accents can carry over when you switch between languages, May 14, 2014

Tagalog in California, Cherokee in Arkansas: What language does your state speak?May 13, 2014.

Emotionality and language learning: Forging bonds by sharing emotions, May 8, 2014

Wharton study showes the shocking result when women and minorities email their professors, May 1, 2014

Multilingual have multiple personalities, April 23, 2014

Language learning: what motivates us? March 19, 2014.

Johnson: What is a foreign language worth? March 11, 2014.

Thoughts on being a teacher trainer who happens not to be a native speaker, February 4, 2014

Diversity is good for your English, October 21, 2013.

Natural born linguists: what drives multi-language speakers? September 2013.

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another ,June 5, 2013.

5 examples of how the language we speak can affect the way we speak (TED blog), February 19, 2013

The census has got it wrong on languages, January 31, 2013

How Dogs Bark in Different Languages, November 16, 2012.

Using Project-Based Learning to Teach World Languages, April 2011.

Being Bilingual May Boost Your Brain Power (NPR) April, 2011

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