Mother tongue

How can I improve my mother tongue?

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Speaking German makes your life in Germany much easier and is an important step towards the job market. Learning German, however, doesn’t mean you should unlearn your own language. Especially children adapt very quickly and could forget the language of their parents. In our globalised world, language skills are a big advantage, which is why it is important to promote them. Here you can find some helpful information about multilingual schools and language courses.

How can I improve my mother tongue?

Speaking in your mother tongue at home

Multillingual Kindergartens and Schools

Language courses


Multilingualism is not a “problem”. On the contrary, it helps the cognitive development of children. Learning several languages, therefore, should be promoted and supported.