Marek Kohn, the author of Four Words for Friend:Why Using More Than One Language Matters Now More Than Ever comes on the show to talk about the book, as well as the role of languages in society, nationalism and improving assimilation and integration.
It's a slighty different topic than normal, but I find it extremely interesting and important to language learners!
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In this episode:
- Marek's New Book: Four Words for Friend: Why Using More Than One Language Matters Now More Than Ever
- Multiple languages in society and their positive effects
- Nationalism, integration, and assimilation of different cultures in the current climate
- How to make society better through languages – ideas for schools to try
- And much more!
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Thanks to this week's guest, Marek Kohn!
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Kris is the founder of Actual Fluency, and has spent the last 8 years becoming an expert in language learning software, methods, and techniques.
Originally from Denmark, he now lives in Portugal and speaks 5+ languages at varying levels. His other interests are Wine, Online Marketing, and Travelling.