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More than five thousand languages are currently spoken around the globe. Learning to speak one of them is virtually effortless for most of us, so why is it commonly so difficult to learn a second language? Unraveling this mystery, two top researchers in the field explain how language acquisition can be an odyssey of self-discovery.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465032815
ISBN-10: 0465032818
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 135mm x 16mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 29-Sep-1995
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Ellen Bialystok

Ellen Bialystok is professor of psychology at York University in Toronto and the author of three books, including Communicaiton Strategies and Language Processing in Bilingual Children. Kenji Hakuta is professor of education and linguistics at Stanford University and the author of The Mirror of Language.

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