The brain benefits immensely from speaking two or more languages from improved cognitive skills, to developing denser grey matter, to improved decision making skills, and even delaying the onset of dementia.
Bilingualism improves children’s test scores and critical thinking abilities, as well as concentration and multi-tasking abilities.
Speaking two languages also means a better salary in the workforce across a wide array of professions. View the below infographic for more information on the subject.
Originally posted at the Beverly Hills Lingual Institute site