I Am Learning a New Language

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    I Want to Recapture My Heritage

    I am learning French and Spanish. Spanish first though. I love the language and am having fun learning it!
    btrflysfound btrflysfound
    1 Response Aug 28, 2008

    Spanish! :) Been only a couple of weeks.

    So pretty new to it. Hope to make it as good as a native speaker! :D
    KamasutraGirl KamasutraGirl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 15, 2014

    I am learning Spanish at school (year 2)

    and Classical Greek on my own. I've not progressed much in Ancient Greek, but my kind brother got me a book, so that should get me going. It's a hard language to learn, especially since I can't take a class or anything, but it is an important and beautiful language. My sister is...
    rainandbooks rainandbooks
    16-17, F
    Jan 19, 2016

    Hablas Hebrew?

    I already know quite a bit of Spanish, but since I never use it, I find I understand less and less. My newest endeavor is learning Hebrew. It's easy to translate the symbols into words, but hard to know what you're saying! At my age, it's hard to learn anything...
    Bennah Bennah
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2009

    I'm in a Spanish class in school

    but during the summer my sister and I are visiting Nigeria. My dad was supposed to teach me how to speak Yoruba but he just gave me the alphabet and told me to study. That was 5 years ago. So I decided to take matters into my own hands and learn by myself. A lot harder said than...
    StillFlawless StillFlawless
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2015

    Just started learning Romanian.

    It's quite nice sounding and I have always wanted to learn a second language thoroughly:) wish me luck
    deleted deleted
    Sep 10, 2014

    The BF and I started taking Japanese together

    last semester and totally aced it. Fluency, here I come! :)
    jacqolantern jacqolantern
    26-30, F
    Jul 12, 2014

    Caray ... Nunca supe lo complejo que este

    lenguaje es ... mi profesor nos dijo que interactuar sólo en español para la duración de la clase. Significado, durante los próximos cuatro meses, puedo solamente soeak español. Por supuesto mal engañar un poco aquí. Jajaja. Tengo un nuevo respeto para aquellos que...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2015

    Lashadeya es mi Amiga.

    Lashadeya es muy talentosa y trabahajora. Te amo Lashadeya. Lol thats all I got
    germany100 germany100
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2014

    I'm using the website Duolingo to learn Spanish.

    The grammar is difficult, and I'm not very good at it yet, but I plan to keep learning until I'm fluent. It's very interesting, and I wish I could go and visit somewhere where the most widely spoken language is Spanish.
    ScarletWonderland ScarletWonderland
    13-15, T
    Jul 31, 2015

    Learning Vietnamese..

    .quite slowly. Trying to learn to be able to speak with my partner's family and also not to have to rely on others when we visit Vietnam. :) It's pretty intimidating at times though. Tonal languages are not easy...at least for me I suppose. I think I try to pronounce things too...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 5, 2015


    I am going to India for a few months, so I have been trying to learn Gujarati. I know very little and I am worried that I won't be able to communicate with anyone. But I am going to continue to learn when I am there and hopefully I will be able to speak it fairly well by the end...
    emstem emstem
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2012

    Soul Language

    It is talking to me and I am struggling to understand ...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 17, 2010

    Hej! Hur mår du? Jag heter Laura,

    och jag talar lite Svenska!
    laurabaillie16 laurabaillie16
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2015

    Im learning spanish ,

    its my 4th language !
    QueenB97 QueenB97
    18-21, F
    Oct 18, 2015

    I'm now learning German!

    !! And I feel awesome, but it's kind of hard
    AndrtheEnderhatter AndrtheEnderhatter
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 12, 2015


    taking a refresher on spainish.trying to learn chinise mandaran .it is amazing how much they have in common.english is harder in a lot of ways.also thinking about taking french.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    Apr 17, 2009

    Kake and kacke sounds the same.

    Kake in Norwegian language means cake and kacke in German language means sh*t. One time after having a cake with my mother in law.. i told her.."Danke für kake mama." I realized I just thanked her for sh*t. Face palm.
    redfairy16 redfairy16
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2015
    dannyfelis131 dannyfelis131
    18-21, F
    Aug 18, 2014

    I'm in the process of learning Turkish.

    It's an amazingly beautiful language which fits the culture. I've only just started, but I'm determined to become fluent. I'm aiming to one day visit Turkey, Istanbul. It looks gorgeous there <3
    deleted deleted
    Apr 28, 2015
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