Some Data on Second Language Acquisition and Retention by Older Children
During the anxious days of the Six Day War in Israel in 1967, concerned colleagues and family members asked then and for months afterwards if I were truly going to go through with being a Fulbright Lecturer at Tel Aviv University. They were especially worried because I was going as a single parent with three young sons. Let me hasten to say that I went and that we all found it the most rewarding year of our lives up to that point.
KeywordsLanguage Acquisition American School Glottal Stop Older Child Happy Accident
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