“One of the benefits of being bi-cultural,
Is simply the awareness that how you live is not the only way.”
Being aware about the different world means that we are open to different opportunities in different cultures. It certainly yields greater results when we are learning for larger platform. In this light, Today’s international schools are promoting bilingual cultures and also focus on learning different languages. It is a need, as we are training young minds to think beyond the boundaries. It is not merely different language about which we are discussing, it is about different cultures, regions and other thinking patterns. Yes, learning a different language is all about learning different culture, thinking process and their particularities. Here are some advantages of the same:
1.Increases cognitive ability:
It is good as a brain exercise, as remembering things in different language is a tedious job and also an exercise for brain. In fact, brains can be better changed structurally with multi-language training. The people who use multiple languages as part of their daily routine are known as conscript interpreters. Swedish and German scientists conducted a research on such people and proved with an experiment that hippocampal regions, along with three other areas of the cortex grows more of multi-lingual people than normal people. Such a brain mass also increases cognitive ability of brain. So, it is a wonderful trick to increase cognitive ability.
2.Employment opportunities and interesting activity:
What a thought it is to know and learn about different cultures and people. It is a indeed a wonderful activity, as being human we like to know other, world people and we often observe other traditions and simply love something which is good about others. Certainly, learning different languages expose to different historical traditions and we go to traverse on some unknown paths. Life is all about experiencing different moments and cherish it. This kind of learning is surely one of those cherishing moment in life as we are learning something interesting.
People get bore with meeting same culture people and their habits of the stereotypical way. It is interesting to meet different people of different religions and regions. We start learning about them and we start observing along with. We start grasping good things among other cultures and try to live a quality life.
Above all, It opens global employment opportunities and helps to scale at higher level.