I am am bilingual as well Women flight attendants we do the same job shirt, as is my kid we speak languages in our family and therefore I agree with your statement. But in case of this story, it is important to remember that parents did not teach their children languages for various reasons. Starting with all kinds of myths related to bilingualism speech delay and ending up with social issues. Yeah my dad growing up in the 60s in Chicago was corrected many times in school for speaking German to a classmate and he forgot a lot of his language. My mom’s parents from Ireland never taught her Gaelic, sad that these opportunities were lost.
I was brought up with Women flight attendants we do the same job shirt. I’ve prioritised Welsh for my son, and mostly dropped Finnish, so I could do Welsh better, especially as there’s so much support for it in Wales. If I was in America with Spanish resources, I guess that would be easiest route to real bilingualism. I work full time and love learning more Welsh with my son, sad that he doesn’t have much Finnish, but sometimes it’s best not put too much pressure on yourself. One person in isolation cannot pass on a language effectively.