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"Once you've got a good grasp of sign language, Dutch will follow naturally."
Is it hard to grow up bilingually?
Should parents make a choice for their child between spoken language or sign language?
Can children learn both a spoken language and sign language at the same time?
How does a language's status influence bilingual upbringing?
How can parents create a bilingual environment at school?
"You have to sign, or you'll make your child unhappy."
Is it difficult for children to learn two languages at the same time?
"Children will go their own way with their language preferences, anyway."
"Children learn to switch between sign language and spoken language early on."
To what extent does bilingualism positively affect other cognitive skills?
Do bilingual children have a smaller vocabulary than monolingual children?
What are the advantages of bilingualism?
What can you do to offer your child a richer language environment?
What are good sources to learn more about bilingualism?
Should you be worried if children are mixing up the two languages they're learning?
"I think bilingualism is very important for your self-confidence."
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