24 May 2012
Picza por plis! English or Spanish…or Both?
My parents, who had grown up in Aguascalientes and moved to Los Angeles in the mid-1970s (a couple years before I was born) strongly wanted me to preserve my native language. The first language I learned to read and write in was Spanish. We had moved back to Mexico in the early 1980s, where I attended kindergarten, but we returned to the U.S. several years later for economic reasons.
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