Learning a second language is a trend among adults. When started young, a bilingual child earns many benefits in the process.
a. Bilingual children have better social skills. Their knowledge of another language enables them to empathize with others.
b. A strong sense of cultural identity enables a child to appreciate other cultures and establish a strong sense of self-worth.
c. Knowing more languages opens up job opportunities in travel or translation. Companies are also looking to fill key positions with people able to speak multiple tongues.