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When will my child be able to learn another language?

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Dr. Bert Mandelbaum
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: As Soon As Possible

Babies and toddlers brains are programmed to learn language.
Regardless of language or culture, all babies and toddlers intuitively pick up language in the first few years of life. During early childhood, the brain is primed to pick up on the distinct sounds of different languages. Exposing your child to a second language early in their life makes it much easier for them to learn it.

In brief: As Soon As Possible

Babies and toddlers brains are programmed to learn language.
Regardless of language or culture, all babies and toddlers intuitively pick up language in the first few years of life. During early childhood, the brain is primed to pick up on the distinct sounds of different languages. Exposing your child to a second language early in their life makes it much easier for them to learn it.
Dr. Bert Mandelbaum
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Birth-5 is the age-

Span for kids to learn languges optimally.
Bilinguality doesn't delay language; speaking one language better than the other & mixing words are normal. A child with a neurodevelopmental language impairment will have difficulty learning a 2nd language.

In brief: Birth-5 is the age-

Span for kids to learn languges optimally.
Bilinguality doesn't delay language; speaking one language better than the other & mixing words are normal. A child with a neurodevelopmental language impairment will have difficulty learning a 2nd language.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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