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