Are polyglots an extinct specie now?

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A polyglot, sometimes called as multilingual, is a person who can speak many different languages. During recent times, the trend of learning new languages has shown a decline. This is due to many reasons.

There is a famous saying “to every rise, there is a fall”. This trend has also reached its decline. People are no more interested in learning new languages. There is a psychological factor involved. Human being gets bored from a respective idea if there is no addition in it. The same happened here. When this idea was new, people used to make a serious effort in this regard, but with the passage of time, it lost its flavor and people began to take interest in new ideas instead.

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