Can Learning a Second Language Destroy Your Native Tongue? — Oh God, My Wife Is German.

Just came across this site, and a wonderful article on the joys or learning a new language, the mental gymnastics your brain will have to do, and the benefits of expanding those neural pathways. Check out https://ohgodmywifeisgerman.com/  for all that and more!

 

I’m an American citizen from Portland, Oregon, and I’ve been living in Germany since 2012. Obviously I’m a native English speaker, but what you might not know is I started learning the German language a year or two before I moved to Hannover to be with my German wife. (And yet, strangely enough, my proficiency […]

via Can Learning a Second Language Destroy Your Native Tongue? — Oh God, My Wife Is German.

One thought on “Can Learning a Second Language Destroy Your Native Tongue? — Oh God, My Wife Is German.

  1. Very good. My blog is in English, Spanish, French and Portuguese. My mother tongue is Finnish. We speak many languages in Finland. I understand German, but not enough to write in it.

    Happy and safe travels.

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