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"I think bilingualism is very important for your self-confidence."
Van Scheppingen family
What can you do to offer your child a richer language environment?
"Children learn to switch between sign language and spoken language early on."
What are good sources to learn more about bilingualism?
How can parents create a bilingual environment at school?
To what extent does bilingualism positively affect other cognitive skills?
Do bilingual children have a smaller vocabulary than monolingual children?
Is it difficult for children to learn two languages at the same time?
Can children learn both a spoken language and sign language at the same time?
"You have to sign, or you'll make your child unhappy."
Should parents make a choice for their child between spoken language or sign language?
"Children will go their own way with their language preferences, anyway."
Is it hard to grow up bilingually?
How does a language's status influence bilingual upbringing?
"Once you've got a good grasp of sign language, Dutch will follow naturally."
What are the advantages of bilingualism?
Should you be worried if children are mixing up the two languages they're learning?
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