the most important way of communication among the people in the world nowadays.
To know the right age for starting to learn English, has become a big challenge
for families. If children start to learn English later than the time they
should, that means a huge waste of golden time which is the best age for
learning in children.
question is what is the best age for children for starting to learn a second
This is one of the most important things
that parents deal with when it comes to teaching and learning English.
Unfortunately, there are so many different comments about this topic that the
opinions become impractical and useless and makes the parents more confused.
Many people believe that it would be
better to learn a second language after learning the mother tongue completely.
They have named this method “Learning in order”. Some people recommend to learn
the second language while learning the first one, and they call this method as
these to is more compatible with children’s brain structure?
The function of children’s brain towards
learning is like the function of sponge towards water and it has a greedily
intention to absorb information. Therefore, do not ever worry about starting to
learn a second language at an early age. According to Eric Jensen, American
Neuroanatomist, children’s brain has special cells specifically for learning a
new language. The combination of these cells and the actions of brain is
designed and used for learning a second language. The amount of these cells is
so enormous that the child can learn the most minor differences in
pronunciation. But as the children grow up these actions almost fade away and
the cells designed for learning will be replaced by the cells which are for
According to these facts, you should
expose children to English before they become 1-year-old. here we use the word
“expose” instead of “teaching” because basically there can’t be any teaching at