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“You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.” -Geoffrey Willans

The 10 truth’s about learning a second language:

  1. At first, it may sound like gibberish and that’s OKAY.
  2. Living in the country where the language is spoken is KEY.
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It's Not Alright (But It's Okay)

The subtleties of language. They count. Big time. In a similar way, anyone who thinks that math doesn’t matter, I refer you to How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking… 471 more words

How to Speak to Someone Who's Learning English and Why You Should Stop Shouting, "They Need to Learn English!"

It seems that my home country, the United States, is as far removed from the word “united,” as ever before. President Trump, dashcams of police officers killing African Americans at routine traffic stops, and opinions on whether or not we should be accepting refugees and immigrants continue to spark heated debates. 1,488 more words


Learning Arabic

Learning languages has never been my thing despite my father’s best efforts. My dad has a natural talent for languages and really wanted all three of his kids to speak several languages as well. 207 more words

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The Benefits to Your Career of Learning a Second Language

From his home in the Florida Keys, Edwin Hammond Meredith balances his career as a chef with his love of outdoor activities, such as sailing and snowboarding. 180 more words

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