I Love Languages

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    Look up Old McDonald song in German it's

    halarious especially the duck line
    anestacia anestacia
    18-21, F
    Jan 4

    Indian English - The Survival Kit For Tomorrow

      Few weeks back, I had written a blog post/story about my experience in a call center, and how I almost had a nightmarish time surviving there. (Those who missed that story can simply type ‘The most read blog post ever’ in Google, and the search engine shall return the...
    eyes04111981 eyes04111981
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Nov 1, 2011

    Earlier in the former communist countries it

    was quite a job to find people in the street who could speak English. Russian was compulsory, but without a serious motivation almost nobody learnt it. There are changes in this field, as well. This summer one day I took a nice excursion in Slovakia. At a lake a Slovakian girl...
    Still52 Still52
    56-60, M
    Oct 29, 2015

    I know some sign language I used to be better.

    I haven't had to use it in like 7 years
    spaz840 spaz840
    18-21, M
    Mar 6, 2015

    Mi piace che posso parlare più di una lingua!

    Knowing English and Italian has so many Benefits and I can curse at my husband without him always knowing hehe :)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 11, 2014

    when you have third language,

    it's like an encryption to the people who doesn't know what you are saying. hohoho!
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 21

    But Maybe Not How You Were Thinking...

    I love listening to languages. I love walking down the street, hearing people talking all around me, and not understanding any of them. There's something so mysterious and sexy about someone talking right next to you and yet not being able to eavesdrop. However, I HATE learning...
    EmptyInside EmptyInside
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2007

    Hi i'm Aurora.. I'm italian

    and i want to talk with english people to improve my english😁
    AuriH AuriH
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

    I Want To Learn Arabic !!

    I already speak 3 different languages and want to learn Arabic ! I think is sounds so cool and sexy! Any one who speaks Arabic please teach me :)
    Leylani23 Leylani23
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 30, 2013

    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Dec 11, 2015

    I speak some love...

    and in body language, I'm fluent. Sarcasm is a language I don't much like. The worst language one can speak is that of ignorance. You may speak English but that doesn't mean you don't speak ignorance.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 27

    I Will Marry Someone From Another Country

     i love hearing foreign languages. they're just so sexy.especially in a big city. sometimes cities can be depressing to me, but at other times, they're soooo full of life. and languages. it's amazing to hear someone walking down the street talking away on their phone to...
    lifewater124 lifewater124
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2007

    I've always wanted to learn Italian

    or French. I think those are sexy accents and I love hearing it. I would also like being able to speak some mandarin. You could also say I've thought Australian was always soothing to my ear but I'm not sure whether or not Australian is a language.
    BenedictJones BenedictJones
    16-17, M
    1 Response May 21, 2015
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 1

    thankful to had an experienced working in NATO

    & US airfield, i've learned to speak 7 languages aside from english and 5 dialects i used to. want to learn more.
    sexymommy2014 sexymommy2014
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2015

    Ok so. I'm aiming by 27 to be able to speak 7

    languages ( Arabic English German French Spanish Hebrew and Italian ) I'm currently working on my 3rd and oh my god, oh my god it's killing me. Especially I won't be doing any immersion any time soon!!! Whichs killing me tbh!! So if y'all have any tip! I could do/ work on before...
    TheLadyYves TheLadyYves
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 17

    Fluency

    English is my native language, French is my passion and obsession, German is my new friend with old relatives and Romanian is my linguistic terrain to conquer in the coming months. I refuse to say I speak French fluently, although I am conversational and have spent almost 10...
    krishna krishna
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 19, 2008

    Communication

    Languages are just about the most important aspect of being a human being on this planet.... We are not so much divided by cultures, but divided by languages; communicating the differences comes first....understanding them...before actually seeing them... As such I learned some...
    AmberDuponte AmberDuponte
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Apr 21, 2013

    Multilingual

    The country's Constitution guarantees equal status to 11 official languages to cater for the country's diverse peoples and their cultures I am 100% fluent in Afrikaans and am able to speak a few sentences in some of the African languages. South Africa is the only country in the...
    titfortattoo titfortattoo
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2007

    In a place of dialects

    and languages I'm glad we speak the same language With different accents.
    Provinceana Provinceana
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2015

    Worked on learning my Russian today

    and it's such a wonderful challenge. I'm just really enjoying it.
    Axelton Axelton
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jun 14, 2015

    Sadly, I'm Only Fluent In English.

    But at one time, I knew Spanish. I can still read it, and understand it, but I can barely ask where the bathroom is now. As they say, what you don't use, you lose. Languages fascinate me - I love how the roots of so many are the same...How there are patterns in every language...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jun 11, 2008

    Since I was a kid I've loved learning different

    languages. I don't really speak anything other than English fluently but I know how to say bits and pieces of things in several languages. Japanese, German, Chinese, French, Italian, a bit of sign language. For some reason it's fun to learn how different sentences are put...
    4gotwhereiwas 4gotwhereiwas
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 12

    I can read and speak Hebrew (I can read more

    than speak), Spanish, French, English
    rosiewillington rosiewillington
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 21, 2015

    "My" Languages

    I can't say I'm a polygolt, but I speak a few languages Perfectly or nearly:      - my native (portuguese),      - english (proficiency level)   More than enough:      - Spanish (understand 90% and still speak...
    PeaceWeapon PeaceWeapon
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 27, 2008

    I do. I school I am learning French

    and German. Plus I speak English and Welsh. Welsh is my first language.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 2, 2015
    HaifaAzzra HaifaAzzra
    26-30, F
    May 21, 2015
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 3

    I Like Learning Languages

    One of my favorite hobbies is learning languages. At this moment I am learning English and Italian. I speak Spanish. Italian isn´t difficult but English is another story. I try to improve it very hard but get very frustrated when I can´t pronounce or write it well. I hope one...
    nnatalia76 nnatalia76
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 25, 2012

    Another note a while ago.

    .. My mom repeatedly insists I speak vietnamese to my girls, as if I didn't try every chance I got (ok, not every chance, but i'm trying hard!). I do speak vietnamese to my kids but I have a hard time doing that. How come? It's not supposed to be that hard, it's my mother...
    Bachatadance Bachatadance
    36-40, F
    Dec 29, 2015

    I recently have tried to seriously learn

    Spanish, but I ended up learning Portuguese. Gotta love Brazilians!
    sleepyforever sleepyforever
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2015

    Un Lenguaje Diferente Es Una Visión Diferente De La Vida

    "A different language is a different vision of life" ~Federico Fellini I wish I could just magically know every language on the planet, but I suppose that would take a lot of the fun out of it. I just love hearing people around me talking in other languages. I may not have a...
    cherryxblossom cherryxblossom
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2010

    I speak Dutch, Danish,

    Deutsch, English, and a bit of Chinese! Please feel free to have a conversation!
    Notjomama Notjomama
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Oct 4, 2015

    I want to learn so many of them!

    Is it weird that I get eargasms when I hear people speaking foreign languages?...xD I think French, Spanish, and Polish sound very beautiful, even sexy. I am pretty fluent in Vietnamese and English equally. I'm going to continue taking Spanish soon, and later on, I'm planning to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 16, 2015

    Growing up in a small,

    indigenous town didn't seem to be the best place for learning languages. It was nearly hopeless. But suddenly I noticed that there are apparently people here who come from all over the world. That's awesome. For example last school year: we had the normal subjects; Our native...
    Raviera Raviera
    18-21, F
    Jul 1, 2015

    No Barriers

    Since I was little, languages have captivated me. I was raised in an English speaking home, though my dad speaks Spanish too. He began teaching me Spanish as soon as Icould talk. I am not perfect at the language, but I get compliments, which encourage me to try harder, and speak...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2012

    Earlier in the former communist countries it

    was quite a job to find people in the street who could speak English. Russian was compulsory, but without a serious motivation almost nobody learnt it. There are changes in this field, as well. This summer one day I took a nice excursion in Slovakia. At a lake a Slovakian girl...
    Still52 Still52
    56-60, M
    Oct 29, 2015

    Raising Multi-lingual Children

    Anyone else raising their kids with multiple languages? I speak fluent German, decent French and Chinese, and a little Japanese. Since German is my best language besides my native English, I decided to speak to my two boys only in German since they were babies. My wife is Chinese...
    porcpuffer porcpuffer
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Apr 20, 2011

    I'm a quint-lingual,

    so far I speak: English Arabic French Italian Spanish I would absolutely love to learn German, Russian, and Sign Language
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie
    18-21, M
    Jan 15, 2015

    Every day I am working together with a lot of

    different people from a lot of different countries and with many, many different languages and accents. I LOVE that! :-) I love that and I need that. When I am at home I am missing all the different languages round me.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    Mar 11
    lkoja lkoja
    18-21, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    I recently met someone whose mother tongue is

    Spanish. I ran into him almost every day at work. Nice guy, athletic, good looking for his age. Chance to pick up this long forgotten language (took a few classes in university). He told me he wanted to learn English. We started exchanging text messages in both languages...
    Bachatadance Bachatadance
    36-40, F
    Jan 10

    I am fluent in English (I live in England)

    and Vietnamese (my mum is from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam). I am learning Korean outside of school and I learn German at school. I also know a tiny bit of French, Spanish and Chinese and I know basic Thai, as one of my best friends is Thai.
    casio747 casio747
    13-15, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2015

    My Passion

    My passion is languages.  When I was 13 I was wandering around in the library looking for a book to finish a report, and stumbled across a book titled "Teach Yourself Biblical Hebrew", it had never occurred to me before that I, me, could learn a languages. ...
    Lucid Lucid
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Aug 7, 2007

    English was my first foreign language

    when I joined a course when I was in kindergarten. There was another course at my elementary school I also joined, and since the 5th grade I have it as an official subject. I also learn French at school and I try to learn Dutch, Swedish and Esperanto at home. I simply love...
    DiketaDrako DiketaDrako
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2015

    All Kind of Languages Are Interesting

    I studied languages. I speak English and French fluently. I can spek Spanish and Italian, but I feel a little rusty lately. I know a little of German too. I also studied the language in terms of commuincation, inclusive "unconscious body language". I would like to learn...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jan 26, 2008

    English is my first language

    but I also speak fluent German and Mandarin. I also speak a little French, Spanish and Italian. I'd love to learn either Russian or a more obscure language like Tamil or Mongolian just purely for fun.
    EarthWalkerMan EarthWalkerMan
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 5, 2015

    I'm Obsessed With The Dutch Language!

    Ever since I heard this amazing language, I fell in love with it. It is simply addicting! I can't stop listening to it, even if I don't understand anything! The "g" and "ij" sounds, the different kinds of "r"s, the way it's written, it is just perfect! The double vowels the...
    Lonadron Lonadron
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Mar 15, 2013

    HELLO or AZUL.. azul it is composed of two

    words.. (az) mean Come closer and (ul) mean Heart
    gigus gigus
    26-30, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    They're probably my biggest passion!

    I'm currently learning French and Mandarin but I one day hope to learn Japanese as well. I also have relatives in Hungary who I can't even communicate with so Hungarian is a must-learn! I'm more attracted to languages with an interesting writing system - that's what attracted me...
    ManicRomantic ManicRomantic
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 19, 2014

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