Learning a second language can boost thinking skills, improve mental agility and delay the ageing of the brain, according to scientists who believe that speaking minority languages should be positively encouraged in schools and universities.
Studies have found that children and adults who learn or speak another language benefit from the extra effort it takes to handle two sets of vocabularies and rules of grammar.
I speak 5 languages.. hindi english marathi punjabi and spanish .. thanks dad for having transferable job :)
without job transfer also in India many people speak/know minimum 3 languages or more
true .. but most people dont know more than 3 .. english hindi and mother tongue .. thanks to migration due to education and job .. some people learn 5 to 7 !!
thats very true, i myself speak 4 languages fluentl
Congratulation. You will never be old, as per this research.
In that case u r immortal :)
haha .. maybe .. let me jump from the 10th floor and try .. if i dont reply .. you will have your answer ;)
Hahaha.....Dont try that bro..I believe you
Most of the Indians learn 2 languages by default and those from non-hindi speaking states learn 3 languages. then compared to Britishers and Americans then average ageing of Indian brain is better than west.
I heard Dr.Manmohan singh knew 18 languages.
I know 4 languages
Dont know if it will delay ageing of the brain, learning a new language has always been fun.
Happiness is like peeing in your pants. Everyone sees it, but only you can feel the sensation.
In India many people speak/know minimum 3 languages or more