Benefits of Language Learning Abroad

Benefits of Language Learning Abroad

Spending time abroad is an excellent opportunity to pick up a foreign language. Whether you are studying abroad, traveling, interning or volunteering, you will do your future self a big favor by endeavoring to immerse yourself in the local language. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of language learning abroad.

Learn the Language!

Immersion

Living a foreign language is the best way to learn one. Find a program that encourages you to interact with locals in the local language throughout your day. True immersion is the most effective way to pick up a foreign language and you can only be truly immersed while living abroad. Linguistic Horizons offer highly immersive Spanish language internship and study abroad programs in Spain and Peru.

CSULB students, Julie & Alfredo, working on their project.
CSULB students, Julie & Alfredo, working on their project.

Making International Friends

Those who have the ability to speak more than one language, automatically have the possibility to communicate and network with a larger portion of the world. For example, by learning to speak Spanish, take a look at where in the world you open opportunities with.

Spanish Speaking World

Enhance your Brain Health

Speaking another language is a workout for your brain. Take a look at the video below to understand the benefits of a bilingual brain.