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Book: The Five-Minute Linguist

Chapter: 60. Why Study Languages Abroad?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.38181


Study abroad can accelerate the language learning process and provide authentic cultural context to develop cross-cultural skills. There are variables such as learning styles, readiness, duration, and contact with the language that effect results.

Chapter Contributors

  • Sheri Spaine Long ( - slong) 'Independent scholar'