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Synonyms for bilingual

a person who speaks two languages fluently


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using or knowing two languages

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Inconsistencies in the reports about the bilingual advantage stem primarily from the variety of tasks that are used in attempts to elicit the advantage," says senior author Guinevere Eden, DPhil, director for the Center for the Study of Learning at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC).
But as the state's demographics lean toward a multi-language speaking population, some big cities are attempting to manage an increased demand for bilingual 911 call-takers.
Prof Clare and colleagues from Bangor University did wellpublicised research into the onset of dementia among bilingual and monolingual elderly adults in Wales and, while they found that the bilingual group saw doctors for diagnosis at a later date than monolinguals they also found that dementia had reached a more serious stage at diagnosis - in other words no bilingual advantage.
1 Ysgol Syr Thomas Jones AUTHORITY:Isle of Anglesey LANGUAGE: Bilingual (Type B) GENDER: Mixed TOTAL SCORE 70 WWWWW (last year 47) National rank 15 (last year 134) 2Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedrn AUTHORITY:Isle of Anglesey TYPE: Bilingual (Type B) GENDER: Mixed TOTAL SCORE 66 WWWWW (last year 52) Isle of Anglesey Language, gender School name Ysgol David Hughes Bilingual (Type B), mixed Ysgol Gyfun Llangefni Bilingual (Type B), mixed Ysgol Syr Thomas Jones Bilingual (Type B), mixed Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedern Bilingual (Type B), mixed Ysgol Uwchradd Caergybi English with significant Welsh, mixed
But research found that half of foreign visitors cannot find the place they are looking for on the bilingual signs.
Wales, UK) provides an updated introduction to bilingual education, bilingualism and multilingualism.
Gwynedd Advisory committee revealed that the proportion of bilingual magistrates in the Arfon area had fallen below the percentage of Welsh speakers for the first time.
She shares insights about bilingual children gained through naturalistic investigations.
All but 1 of the 14 election jurisdictions GAO contacted reported providing some form of oral or written bilingual voting assistance through such things as the use of bilingual poll workers, and each of the 14 jurisdictions reported challenges in providing assistance.
Bilingual Therapies is composed of bilingual professionals, sharing a common goal of providing quality bilingual speech-language pathology services to the bilingual population in a way that is sensitive to a child's linguistic and cultural background.
If you're bilingual and interested in working with the media, public speaking or other volunteer opportunities, let us know.
But accomplishing that in a system as culturally vast as Seattle's seems nearly unattainable: Of its near 47,000 students, 6,000 are bilingual.
Abstract: Few studies provide insight into how California principals perceive Proposition 227 and its impact on bilingual education.
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