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01-14-2013, 12:48 PM
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Originally Posted by sonticus View Post
I wonder if this is just for people who grew up speaking multiple languages or if it also goes for people who learned another language after adolescence?
from the article

Gold seldom speaks French now, though he has learned Spanish to talk with his Mexican-born wife and her relatives. His next task is to see if learning a second language in adulthood would give some protective benefit to those of us who missed the chance to be bilingual as children. That, he says, "would be more useful to people."

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