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    Summarizing Shreya Baral 10000134827 Masters in Business Administration Virginia International University Submitted in partial fulfillment for ENG 120: Academic Writing Dr. Marietta Bradinova marietta.bradinova@campus.viu.edu October 4, 2016 Multilingualism- assessing benefits. Issues in Promoting Multilingualism Paradowski, M.B. (2011) Language is a rational and social tool which helps in accessing concepts and meanings, solving problems through logical system, is the basis for organizational knowledge, supports in human interactions and determination of social status along with defining educational opportunities. Talking about multilingualism, it is the ability to speak more than one language. Multilingualism doesn’t require…

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    Multilingualism varieties Social interaction is a process that mainly involves communication and virtually all human communication requires more or less the use of language. Bolaño, S. (1982). Introducción a la teoría y práctica de la sociolingüística. México, DF. Ed: Trillas. In this research paper i will show the importance of the language, for example English idiom as a part of how the language can open barriers, so I search on internet the benefits of English nowadays, I found some…

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    hand, having someone to translate important documents, give suggestions on where are the finest places to stay, eat, and put me through school. All of these Multilanguage organization are necessary and I don’t see them as a tragedy. If Raff wanted to grab the reader’s attention he certainly did through the title in my opinion. The way he worded the title gives me the impression that multilingualism is a catastrophe and everyone running around lost as to what to do to fix this problem. The title…

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    Being able to speak more than one language gives us a greater opportunity to succeed, especially in the United States because it’s one of the most diverse countries in the world. Being bilingual or trilingual opens many doors for people to be able to progress, but some people feel that multilingualism is detrimental to the American Culture and that the only language that should be spoken is English. However, there are also people such as Warren Blumenfeld, who believe that multilingualism is a…

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    languages (Afrikaans and English), and nine Bantu languages (isiNdebele, Sesotho, Sepedi, Setswana, siSwati, Tshivenda, Xitsonga, isiXhosa and isiZulu). Due to such diversity, South Africa represents a highly valuable source of information for studying the phenomenon of multilingualism. The essay will first focus on South Africa’s peculiar historical background, which formed the contemporary linguistic landscape. Then it will discuss the interaction between languages in South Africa with an…

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    1. Introduction: Nowadays several contemporary countries are described by multiculturalism (cultural varieties), multilingualism, and different ethnic and confessional views. Regarding the fact that the population has multi religious, multiethnic, and multicultural views, many efforts have been made to manage the mutual diversities and the differences linked with the identity of public and political unity. It denotes to the cultural diversities that originate from the presence of two or more…

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    Bilingualism is the ability to use at least two languages proficiently with equal fluency while multilingualism is the capability of an individual speaker or a group of speakers to use two or more languages (Westly 38). Multilingual speakers are more than monolingual people in the world today, and that is based on the access to information, internet, and interaction with other language speakers. Multilingualism and bilingualism are classified into two major categories. These include age that has…

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    After attending class and participating in the discussion on multilingualism and multiculturalism, I am more aware of the difficulties multilingual and multicultural students face. The Five Tricks card game we played in class really opened my eyes to what these students experience. During the card game, I became frustrated and agitated with those around me because I thought they did not learn to play the game correctly. It was important for me to play by the rules, because my family and I get…

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    program like Dual-Immersion. Some other bilingual programs, such as Early-Exit or ESL classes, do not support the student’s native language; instead, the goal of these programs is to use native languages as a bridge to English to have students enter English-only classrooms as soon as possible. Dual-Immersion programs are different because they enroll both native English-speakers and English-learners, who can learn from each other. The goal of Dual-Immersion programs is for both English-learners…

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    I’ve talk to each of them separately about two topics that interested me. I talked to each of them about language endangerment and codeswitching/ bilingualism/multilingualism. “Language endangerment has three symptoms, which are fewer speakers, fewer areas of use, and structural simplification” (Chou. Lecture Outline Notes, 26 March 2016). Codeswitching and bilingualism/multilingualism are two different things but go in the same category. “Bilingualism/multilingualism is the ability to speak…

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