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

by Corey

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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Ask François Grosjean: What Should Parents Do When Their Bilingual Child Has Been Diagnosed With a Language Disorder?

by Corey

While Prof. Emeritus François Grosjean was working on his wonderful book Bilingual: Life and Reality, he asked me to send him a list of questions that I felt weighed the heaviest on the minds of parents raising multilingual children. It is my honor to present both my questions and Prof. Grosjean’s answers here at Multilingual […]

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