Do you want to get smarter with age? Then learn a new language! Learning  a new language will not only enhance your communication skills and broaden your friends circle but will also keep you bright in old age. Did you know that if you speak two or more languages, then your cognitive abilities improve as you age. It also lowers the risk of dementia in old age. Bilingual people have better reading skills and general intelligence in comparison to those people who speak only one language. So take up new language classes to keep your brain healthy in old age!