A Parents' and Teachers' Guide to Bilingualism

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Multilingual Matters, 1995 - Bilingualism - 240 pages
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A practical introduction to questions of bilingualism for parents, many of which reflect central issues about bilingualism in the home. The book aims to raise awareness about the challenges often faced as bilingual family life develops and the decisions that have to be made.

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Family Questions
A8 Neither of us speak a second language How should we
A15 Can I learn a second language alongside my child?

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About the author (1995)

Colin Baker holds a Personal Chair of the University of Wales, and teaches in the School of Education at the University of Wales, Bangor. Some of his previously published books with Multilingual Matters include: Attitudes and Language (1992), the Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education (1998 - with Sylvia Prys Jones) and The Care and Education of Young Bilinguals (2000).

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