The Multiple Personalities of Multilingual People? Can multilingual people have multiple personalities depending on what language they are using? We explore a hypothesis by linguists that says people's personalities can be affected by that.
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The Multiple Personalities of Multilingual People?

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The Multiple Personalities of Multilingual People?

The Multiple Personalities of Multilingual People?

The Multiple Personalities of Multilingual People?

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Can multilingual people have multiple personalities depending on what language they are using? We explore a hypothesis by linguists that says people's personalities can be affected by that.