The personal blog of an applied linguist, writer, & educator

Tag: Public Policy

  • What do you call someone who speaks only one language …?

    Europeans have a perception of people from the U.S. as monolinguals. You can add this to the list of things about which the United States should make you ashamed (as though the 45th were not enough). A popular stereotype of Americans traveling abroad is the tourist who is at a loss when it comes to…