The benefits of being bilingual or wanting to learn a new language, the author lists us the benefits of being able to speak 2 or more languages such as being bilingual will delay dementia or Alzheimer by 4-5 years after monolinguals.

He goes further illustrating that multilingual person has a more insightful personality as in some languages there are some words or forms that don’t exist in the another language. The key message is to learn new languages because by the end of this century about half of the language that exists now will be gone.

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20160811-the-amazing-benefits-of-being-bilingual

Witten by: Teeparatana Thanadca