Things Bilingual People Do

I think this is spot on, but do you?

Which languages do you speak?


2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. The Coastal Crone
    Aug 24, 2016 @ 16:36:46

    Yes, for the most part I see this too. I understand some Spanish and read a little as I grew up hearing it in South Texas. My son speaks fluent Spanish and it has always been an asset to him. Friends who speak Spanish always say, it sounds better in Spanish if it is something positive or it sounds worse in Spanish if it is something negative. What languages have you picked up in your travels?



  2. smkelly8
    Aug 26, 2016 @ 14:02:57

    I’m at an intermediate level in Japanese still and have a beginner’s level in Chinese. I think I don’t know any Chinese, but then surprise myself by catching meaning here and there. Since I can get by and since it’s so tough, I don’t really care to move ahead with Chinese.

    From listening to Joan Kim on YouTube (joankeem is her channel’s name) I now would like to improve my Korean.

    I took Spanish in high school and middle school but haven’t worked on it since then.

    I took Latin in college and love that language. Years ago I taught my friends’ kids Latin. It is helpful for learning any Romantic language or for vocabulary building in English.

    I took French as an adult and got to an intermediate level. I’d like to push ahead with it because I can probably become fluent, but I don’t have the time.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Dear Fellows, The State Department has requested that any Fellows who maintain their own blog or website please post the following disclaimer on your site: "This website is not an official U.S. Department of State website. The views and information presented are the English Language Fellows' own and do not represent the English Language Fellow Program or the U.S. Department of State." We appreciate your cooperation. Site Meter
%d bloggers like this: