Learning foreign languages offers more than work and travel opportunities. On this page you can find articles and other resources on the benefits of learning a foreign language.
Learning a language “boosts” brain power
According to researchers from University College London, learning a second language “boosts” brain-power. Read the full report here.
Can’t learn a language?
Can’t learn a foreign language? Not true, say scientists. The brain can learn a new word in less than 15 minutes, according to scientists, whose finding will rob many of the excuse that they can’t learn a foreign language. Read the full article here .
Jay Walker explains why two billion people around the world are trying to learn English. He shares photos and spine-tingling audio of Chinese students rehearsing English — “the world’s second language” — by the thousands.