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Why learn another language?

Posted by pretzellogic January 30, 2012 in the Group General Discussion.

I liked it that Larry Summers came down on the side of not bothering to learn another language.  I suspect that everyone on this site would have come down on the side of learning another language as being a necessity, but it's nice to hear an argument to the contrary. 

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2012/01/29/is-learning-a-language-other-than-english-worthwhile

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