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TED Talks: Season 2016

2016x190 John McWhorter: 4 reasons to learn a new language
TV-PG

  • 2016-10-06T23:00:00-05:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

English is fast becoming the world's universal language, and instant translation technology is improving every year. So why bother learning a foreign language? Linguist and Columbia professor John McWhorter shares four alluring benefits of learning an unfamiliar tongue.

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