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Thank You Sandra! Thank You Madalena! Thank You Multilingual Living Friends!

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On May 25th , Multilingual Living posted an Ask Madalena question from a woman named Sandra who was writing on behalf of the Italian woman she tutors in English.  You can read her question and Madalena Cruz-Ferreira’s answer here: Help! Does He Have Language Delay, Autism or Neither? A few days ago, an email arrived […]

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If a Child Is Autistic, Should a Multilingual Family Switch to One Language?

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My husband and I live in Manchester, England and have a 2.5 year old daughter.  I’m Russian and my husband is Turkish, neither of us speak each other’s language fluently, so speak English together. When our daughter was born, I kept on talking to her in Russian, and my husband is talking to her in […]

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