Patricia Ryan has presented quite a different thought against the normal thought prevalent these days. I also believe in this thought process that one should learn many languages but basic learning is most efficient in our first language. Hence unnecessarily one should not force themselves to achieve something which is actually not required.
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आज इस TED के विडियो को देख कर मेरा विश्वास और पक्का हो गया है की हमें अपनी भाषा में हे सोचना चाहिए क्योंकि वो ही हमें आगे ले जा सकती है|