Speaking multiple languages has many perks, especially if you grow up immersed in more than one language. Recognizing the nuances of each is like exercise for your brain. Japanese knows no sarcasm, for example, and German’s straight-forwardness would be considered rude in English.
But the true benefit is immeasurable.
To speak more than one language is to inherit a global consciousness that opens the mind to more than one culture or way of life.
From personal experience, I couldn’t agree more.
“Why it’s smart to be bilingual,” Newsweek.