We have moved to another country when my child was 4. She was already bilingual, she speaks Dutch and German. Now she is going to an English school and she has stopped speaking either Dutch or German, instead she has started to speak English. Is this normal?

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    Do you mean she no longer understands those languages, or simply she chooses to speak in english even when spoken to in Dutch or German? – Joe Sep 19 '16 at 15:45
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    No, she understands both languages but she choses to only reply in English – user24474 Sep 19 '16 at 17:01

This is normal.

If you want her to keep up her Dutch or German, you'll need to provide opportunities to interact with people who speak Dutch or German but who don't understand English very well. This doesn't need to be immediate; once she is a native speaker of the language, exposure later in life - such as for example if you were to move to Germany in ten years, when she's a teenager - would work fine.

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