Hearing Bilingual: How Babies Sort Out Language (NY Times)


Mis à jour : 21 Oct 2011

October 10, Perri Klass

Once, experts feared that young children exposed to more than one language would suffer “language confusion,” which might delay their speech development. Today, parents often are urged to capitalize on that early knack for acquiring language. Upscale schools market themselves with promises of deep immersion in Spanish — or Mandarin — for everyone, starting in kindergarten or even before. Read more...