Students may wish to discuss these questions with their parents:
Opportunities for practice – Is there someone with whom I could practice one of these languages?
Travel interests – Do I have a special interest in traveling where one of these languages is spoken?
Vocational interests – Is knowledge of one of these languages helpful in the careers I am considering?
Family heritage – Am I interested in speaking the language of my relatives or ancestors?
Personal interest – Am I especially attracted to one of the languages or to the culture of the people who use it?