Top 10 problems of growing up multilingual
Although it may sound to some like a dream, being brought up multilingual can have its downsides. Trilingual journalist Anna Pujol-Mazzini lists ten of the most common problems.
Being auto-corrected in the wrong language on your phone - From my personal experience, trying to text in Italian is the most frustrating aspect of being multilingual. So, the straightforward phrase: “Buongiorno. Oggi devo andare al mercato e dopo ci possiamo incontrare al ristorante verso le sette!” (“Hello. Today I have to go to the market and after we can meet at the restaurant at seven!”) becomes the incomprehensible mess shown in the image above.