Emphasis on English in pre-school will kill our local languages

What language to use in a setting where people use several language? :Let us think about about a school in Nairobi, Kenya. Pupils speak their mother tongue, they have a smattering of Swahili and Sheng and English. Maybe both their parents have their own mother tongue.

In this article the writer looks at the situation at pre-school in relationship to language. 

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