There is conflicting information online, and I believe search engines just push me the "pop facts" instead of the modern scientific consensus.

Do native bilinguals have smaller vocabularies in each language, compared to native monolinguals of those languages?

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    Usourced, from memory: No they don't, but it takes them longer to acquire the vocabulary. Nov 29 '21 at 9:14
  • From personal experience, I don't think so. It just varies from person to person. But of course, I have no evidence for this. Nov 29 '21 at 17:05

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