Christina’s daughter started life speaking five languages all muddled up. Whilst her family was surprised that Portuguese wasn’t her first choice, an English speech therapist tried to appease their worries. How would you react if caught between one emotional and one rational argument?
Alessia and Martino are both Italian, live in London, and have three children. A handful of their closest friends from Italy live just around the corner. They have access to books, cartoons, and free babysitters. In a way they are living the dream for balancing languages. So how come they have to face challenges, too?