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The unexpected side effect of moving abroad
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The unexpected side effect of moving abroad

How and why learning a new language messes with your old one
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How and why learning a new language messes with your old one

Many people report forgetting words or phrases from their native language when they learn a second language. The Local explored this linguistic phenomenon, known as first-language attrition.

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