Bilingual Education - Persuasive Speech
My first day of school felt so strange as if I was banished to Mars. Or at least to some very far away place full of strangers where nobody speaks my language. Because indeed, nobody spoke my language on my first day of school. I was 6 years old and lost among people whom I couldn’t even talk to. How could this happen? I spent all of my childhood in Hungary, but it still felt like we just moved to another country right before me starting school. Although no such thing happened, I still blame everything on my parents.
Now you might think that they did something awful to me. On the contrary. My parents wisely made a life-changing decision when they sent me to the British International School of Budapest. Why do I say …show more content…
The best way to learn a language though is undoubtedly from native speakers. VCU offers language courses abroad in such places as Guatemala, Cordoba, Florence and Barbados. Spending a month, half a year or a year abroad is the most efficient and intense way to study languages. Actually you don’t even have to study it, you just pick it up without noticing! These opportunities are also a perfect way to experience a new culture and a new way of life and to see a new horizon.
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