Now when the world is more international, it is important to know different languages. Student exchange programs have increased a lot, mostly because young students want to improve their foreign languages and learn more about different cultures. As we know that language and culture goes hand in hand. For me, without learning English at school it couldn’t be possible to come here and study in English. Also now when traveling around the world has become easier and cheaper, it is useful to know even little bit about the particula...
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... Sullivan admits that there are students that are interested about different foreign language programs, but still he thinks that language programs wouldn’t bring more students in to NCWC.
My survey reveals that 29 out of 30 studied French or Spanish in High school. 60% (18 out of 30) can speak more than 2 languages. I also made survey for international students and it revealed that they are use to learn at least 2 foreign languages in middle school and high school. There were many students who were surprised that NCWC doesn’t offer any languages. “It was shocking to me that our school is the only school in our conference without a foreign language course” says Javon Boddie. Freshman Dennis Tasche from Germany thinks that it would be great if school would offer foreign languages. “That could be great for American’s to learn a different language”, he continues.
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