The ability to speak a foreign language is invaluable in today’s society and almost necessary in today’s job market. Many employers insist on bilingual applicants, especially in areas like South Florida where Spanish speakers seem to outnumber English speakers in many neighborhoods. So, what are the best ways to learn a new language?
The English language is constantly evolving. The way we speak today would have baffled and confused people 400 years ago. However, I fear that with the recent inclusion of Web speak and slang in the Merriam-Webster dictionary, that evolution is happening faster than even Darwin could have predicted.