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Fascinating Article on the Advantages of Growing Up Bilingual

My mom sent along the following article about bilingualism from the New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/31/science/31conversation.html Fascinating. So, I grew up bilingual in English and Japanese. Leo is growing up trilingual in Japanese, Hebrew, and English. Growing up bilingual is not always easy. And I imagine that growing up trilingual, especially in such different languages, can… Continue reading Fascinating Article on the Advantages of Growing Up Bilingual

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Petition against legalizing over-exposing children to radiation (日・英)

Of course there is tragic and shocking news (on a massive scale) flowing out of eastern and northern Japan every minute since March 11, 2011. (The cursed 11s in my life!) But this one hit me the hardest so far. It is ridiculous that the Japanese government is not appointing larger areas as evacuation zones… Continue reading Petition against legalizing over-exposing children to radiation (日・英)