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I Love Learning Different Languages

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    I Owe It To My Father

    I think I owe my passion for languages to my Dad. When I was a child, my father's job took him all around the world, and he would take me with him for trips and adventures in far-flung places whenver he could. I think he speaks 6 or 7 languages to a decent conversational level...
    BrownEyedGirl2011 BrownEyedGirl2011 26-30, F Mar 6, 2011

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    English is my native language.

    My whole life I've been interested in other cultures . I have taken Italian for 3 yearsAnd Spanish for 4 years. I've been learning German French and ASL for about 2 years. Hopefully in the next 5 years I'll be fluent in all of those *fingers crossed *
    ManiiMorena ManiiMorena 18-21, F Nov 7, 2014

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    Lov To Learn

    i think i also happen to have a knack for languages..at present i only know my native language, urdu..n i can communicate in english...but i need improvement.....the language i lov most is farsi...farsi is sweet n it is v easy..atleast fr any urdu native..i will b fluent in farsi...
    saarah79 saarah79 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 2, 2012

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    Hi There Fellow Polyglots And Wannabes!

    Yeah I am proud to be a polyglot! So I speak the following languages: English (doesn't count, does it?), Hindi, Bengali, Urdu, Marathi, basic German and Spanish, a smattering of Chinese and a smaller smattering of Danish. I'm learning Chinese, and I am eager to learn German and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Dec 2, 2012

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    Making Mistakes

    I absolutely love learning new languages. I admire those people who can speak several languages and I want to learn as many as I can. However you have to be okay with making a fool of yourself when learning a new language (which luckily I am!) Pulling out the dictionary during a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 11, 2013

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    I Am Currently Studying 4 Languages And Want To Become A Translator.

    Title says it all. I'm currently studying Japanese, Arabic, Russian and Korean.  I'm only to a communicable level in Japanese, but I've been studying that for two years now. Arabic, Russian and Korean were all started this year. I'm to the point where I could read a light...
    Kyuu Kyuu 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 10, 2009

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    I Owe It To My Father

    I think I owe my passion for languages to my Dad. When I was a child, my father's job took him all around the world, and he would take me with him for trips and adventures in far-flung places whenver he could. I think he speaks 6 or 7 languages to a decent conversational level...
    BrownEyedGirl2011 BrownEyedGirl2011 26-30, F Mar 6, 2011

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    Help Spanish 411

    So I used to be somewhat fluent in Spanish while I was growing up. I was educated at my elementary school to learn Spanish and I have lost most of it.. :( I took French in high school due to the lame teachers my high school had. Since I am planning on minoring in Spanish and...
    xpetiteetoilex xpetiteetoilex 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2012

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    I wish i could take classes for many different languages and be able to travel all across the world. Every language/culture is truly a thing to be cherished.
    TheAmazingDereck TheAmazingDereck 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I really do. I love learning new things, BUT only if they interest me ._. Right now I am learning about the american history and the political system and I find it part...
    CeMi1706 CeMi1706 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    Learning lessons is a little like reaching maturity. You're not suddenly more happy, wealthy, or powerful, but you understand the world around you better, and you're at peace with...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F Mar 15

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    Pub-sheds! These are the newest things...small spaces to have some fun! I'd love to build one...I'd go with a Magic Mike theme and ask them all to come to my opening night 😜
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    I can't trust anybody else's observations. The ones I can trust are my own, so that's why I have to talk to somebody before I decide if it is best to continue talking to them. I...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 4

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    β€œThe more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” ― Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 16

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    I just recently learned that otters hold hands when they fall asleep so that they wont drift apart in the course of the night <3
    ocean1hart123 ocean1hart123 18-21, F Mar 21

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    body language gives away more than most people want the outside world to know and can tell you things they themselves may not realize, all intuition really is, in this sense, is...
    Nicolekey Nicolekey 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    body language gives away more than most people want the outside world to know and can tell you things they themselves may not realize, all intuition really is, in this sense, is...
    Nicolekey Nicolekey 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    After I get a good conceptual grasp of something it's like magic to me.
    theChad673 theChad673 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    After being in the theater for only half a year, the director who's also a playwright chose me to play one of the main characters of his new absurd drama play - a princess, haha, I...
    dahilia dahilia 18-21, F Mar 7

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    I love learning about the past! My favorite subject in school is HISTORY! I LOVE history! I like to learn about the Westward Expansion, Presidents, and anything that involves...
    Jgummy123 Jgummy123 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Everybody DANCE Everybody MOVE We can make a CHANGE From New York to L.A. We can make a difference and stand as one Here on Planet Earth, let's make a change Stand for those who...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I love drinking different types of tea, especially when using tea leaves
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    I wish a knew all languages in the world Such a talent I'm jealous of people who know several languages haha
    Gayooshit16 Gayooshit16 16-17, F 6 Responses Mar 8

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    I speak 8 languages, 7 of which I speak fluently. Most of them I learnt FOR FREE! You can too! Check out FREE language-learning resources, tools & strategies (and so much more) at...
    rdemeij rdemeij 36-40, M Mar 11

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    I speak 8 languages, 7 of which I speak fluently. And most of these I learned to speak FOR FREE!!! You can too! Check out FREE language-learning resources, tools & strategies (and...
    rdemeij rdemeij 36-40, M Mar 11

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    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...
    tuyetmeo tuyetmeo 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 5

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    There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are messengers of overwhelming grief and...
    Camouflage Camouflage 22-25, M 4 Responses Mar 7

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    In a place of dialects and languages I'm glad we speak the same language With different accents.
    Provinceana Provinceana 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    anyone learning Dutch or American sign language (a.s.l)? it'd be cool to talk to someone in Dutch or in a.s.l
    eternitygoeson eternitygoeson 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    just annoyed at people calling people who read mang or watch anime as nerd or geeks, im not a bigg fan. i read manga from time to time. its just that people can have different...
    Regkid Regkid 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Over the years, I've managed to become fluent in several languages. I currently speak 8 languages, 7 of which I speak fluently. You too can achieve this, FOR FREE! Check out: www...
    rdemeij rdemeij 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 11

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    I am posting this selfie not to receive attention but to show you guys that I am learning to love/accept myself and my outward appearance. I've struggled with having an extremely...
    Delicateflower98 Delicateflower98 16-17, F 8 Responses Mar 8

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    Learning and keeping your options open to new things can make you see things differently and see yourself differently. I am always open to talking about new things.
    68JustMe 68JustMe 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    How many languages do you know? And how did you practice them?
    alyssaliv alyssaliv 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 5

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    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

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    I started training for the Mich. Dept. of Corrections in 1988. You go through many classes on law, sexual harassment, martial arts and Dept policies. After you got through most of...
    yooper01 yooper01 56-60, F 3 days ago

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    I'm from Romania (so my own language is romanian), but my two favourite subjects are English and French. Those are also the subjects I'm best at. ^_^ I think it's something innate...
    tudor0304 tudor0304 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    Yes , i really like that , iam now speaking the English and Arabic languages very fluently , i will add to them the German language as soon as possible , to have additional...
    umayyad umayyad 31-35, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Not Just A Plant. To me it wasn't about getting high or stoned but about being able to sleep, eat, and focus. Not just a medication but a way to truly help me. Doesn't mean I don't...
    Lugelogistics93 Lugelogistics93 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 4

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    I suffer from bipolar disorder, a sensory disorder and a non-verbal learning disorder, I just turned 20, sometimes my feeling take over me and its hard to tell for me to tell why i...
    ninalindsay95 ninalindsay95 18-21, F Mar 4

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    I keep my head on straight And my eyes wide open I try to move forward Wishing and hoping I took a hold of myself In the middle of November Don't you look back now Is all I can...
    justme5079 justme5079 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    Every experience positive or negative is a lesson. For the past few months I was intentionally misguided, mislead by someone that I trusted. When the truth came about it she tried...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 7 Responses Mar 12

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