ein_wunderkind (ein_wunderkind) wrote in linguaphiles,
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"Swedes - particularly Swedish men - considered language skills to be a big status symbol, putting the ability to speak a number of languages in fourth place. Russians put languages fifth, but Americans did not think a command of foreign languages conferred high status" (The Local).

Is multilingualism a status symbol where you live?
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