Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Want to travel the world? Then you’ll need a language

Want to travel the world? Then you’ll need a language

“A report by the European Commission in 2011 listed the UK joint-bottom in major rankings showing the number of languages learned in each country. National curriculum reforms set to be introduced next year – which will see foreign languages taught from the age of seven – may help, but figures show the UK has a long way to catch up with other European countries.”

Languages do matter!

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