A foreign language gives you insight into a new culture.
By learning a foreign language you start to experience details about a region of the world that you never knew existed.
People who know foreign languages can appreciate their independence when they travel, and not have to play charades when asking where the train station or restroom is.
Kyra Sheahan has been a writer for various publications since 2008.
This got me thinking – can someone actually learn a new language by watching movies?
And as I took to Google to find the answer to my question, I found out I wasn’t the only one who was toying with the idea of language learning through films (duh! After all, most people today realize the importance of learning foreign languages.
By not having a foreign language behind you, you limit your clients, and, therefore, you limit your own potential.
If you enjoy traveling to foreign countries, but do not know how to speak the language, you may feel isolated and lost during your trip.
However, there are personal reasons as well for people to wish to learn second or third languages.
By not having a foreign language under your belt, you risk missing out on a world of opportunities.