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Is it appropriate to start teaching Indian children English as early as 4 or 5 years even though the family members of children do not know English?

In India it's often seen that parents are over-enthusiastic about seeing their children conversing in English in the first place and finding them in a secure white-collar job later. To satisfy this demand there are a large number of private schools that provide education with English as the main medium of teaching right from nursery through secondary level.

Is it appropriate to start teaching Indian children English as early as 4 or 5 years even though the family members of children do not know English?

In India it's often seen that parents are over-enthusiastic about seeing their children conversing in English in the first place and finding them in a secure white-collar job later. To satisfy this demand there are a large number of private schools that provide education with English as the main medium of teaching right from nursery through secondary level.level. There seem to be a lot of misconceptions on the issue.