Motivations and attitudes affecting high school students' choice of foreign language.

@article{StewartStrobelt2003MotivationsAA,
  title={Motivations and attitudes affecting high school students' choice of foreign language.},
  author={Jody Stewart-Strobelt and Huabin Chen},
  journal={Adolescence},
  year={2003},
  volume={38 149},
  pages={161-70}
}
There are some foreign languages that enjoy great status in the United States, while other foreign languages are rarely represented at the high school level. The present study explored the following questions: Why do students choose to take a particular foreign language? Do students gravitate toward it because it is widely thought to be the easiest language… CONTINUE READING