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I Want To Learn As Many Languages As I Can

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    By The Age Of 25 I Want To Be Fluent In At Least 10 Languages.

    Knows: Romanian, German, English, French, Ancient Greek. Currently studies: Portuguese, Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit and Persian.
    roadust roadust 22-25 Jan 26, 2013

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    Zelim Da Naucim Srpski

    If anyone can help me, I would be eternally grateful!!! ^_^
    fs9834 fs9834 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 25, 2010

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    Pentadecawhat?

    My best friend and I are both, individually, really dorky.  So when we come together, there's this huge explosion of nerd and laughter and fun.  Well, she was taking a bit of Latin and came up to me the day after she learned her numbers.  I've always been interested in...
    AynsleyRosalinda AynsleyRosalinda 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 1, 2012

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    Shopping For A New Language

    Spent some time in my brother's town, half an hour away, recently. After getting a bite for dinner, I realized we were down the road from the Korean store we checked out once before. I headed over there but they were closed. Instead of shopping for some unique snacks, I went...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Jul 14, 2012

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    By The Time I Get Out Of High School I Will Have

    learned Arabic fluently have mastered irish, scottish, russian, czech, estonian, hebrew, and hindi with some luck and have my assciates in Spanish
    talaaries talaaries 13-15 3 Responses Aug 6, 2011

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    I Want To Learn So Many Languages I Don't Know Where To Begin

    The (top) languages I want to learn are:1. Portuguese2. Chinese3. Gaelic4. Arabic5. FrenchI already know a good amount of Spanish and can hold my own in conversations but I am no where near "fluent." I also know a good amount of American Sign Language. Again, not fluent, but...
    xfirespritex xfirespritex 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2012

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    Languages

    I am interested in learning new languages , I am looking forward to learning French and German ,Is there anyone who can help ?
    bluenebula bluenebula 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 31, 2010

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    Shame Shame Shame And Shame

    I don't know ...where I begin my story . Ijust type and type. many character appears. It took so long as I knew about 30 yaers ago maybe. I have been learned english everyday in my school in home every where butuntil now I can not speak English well.. Help me please.I have few...
    keyjong keyjong 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 25, 2012

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    A Goal For The Bucket List

    I use to take language very seriously- at one point I wanted to be a professional translator. Unfortunately I failed math in school because of dyslexia, and because of that, my counselor discouraged any language classes for me. It was pretty disheartening because language was my...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 18, 2012

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    Korean Movies Part II I have found lots of

    foreign films on Netflix and You Tube. The more I watch, the more I pick up on culture and geography, as well as the language itself. I've seen maybe eight different Korean movies so far. I think it's time to watch them again without paying attention to the subtitles. I find the...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Dec 21, 2013

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    Learning Latin With The Kids

    My local library has lots of materials for learning quite a variety of languages. It did surprise me, though, to find Song School Latin, a book and CD for kids. Of course I checked it out! And when we spent some time together on the weekend, we jumped right into our Latin...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Dec 1, 2013

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    I Became A Fluent Speaker Of Seven (7) Languages!

    Contrary to popular belief, learning a foreign language is not all that difficult! It all has to do with ATTITUDE rather than APTITUDE! I wanted to learn to speak multiple languages fluently, because I truly believe that TRUE personal freedom and power lie in one's ability to...
    rdemeij rdemeij 36-40, M Jul 4, 2013

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    Hate Not Being Able To Communicate!

    There have been times in my life that I've been around people, and have become extremely frustrated that we couldn't talk to each other. I hate that feeling!!
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F Feb 7, 2012

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    And I Will!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I will learn many new languages including Egyptian Japanese Norwedgian Russian French and many more!!! I cant wait!!!!! I want to visit these places one day and it will really help to know the languages. Though for Japanese I prefer romaji because it looks cool!!!! I only know...
    EnvyMohado EnvyMohado 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 26, 2010

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    Korean Movies

    I've watched four or five Korean movies in the last few weeks. I found them either on You Tube or Netflix. I've gotten a feel of the cadence of the language. And I've noticed that, in these movies at least, the people are easily, and often annoyed with one another (which, in...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Dec 1, 2013

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    Fail

    Languages I've been taught: Spanish Swedish German Japanese English Patwa(not an official language but it is Jamaica dialect) Languages u am fluent in: English Patwa ...... So,to start off I am a native speaker of English and i only know Patwa because my parents are...
    ThinkBlissful ThinkBlissful 13-15, F Jan 27, 2013

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    It's Time For Spanish

    I've heard people say they came to America speaking only their native language, then learned English by watching tv. So, this could work for anyone wanting to learn another language, couldn't it? I would love to upgrade my knowledge and skills in Spanish to the level of fluency...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Sep 22, 2013

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    You Tube

    There's so much available on You Tube, as far as language lessons. It's an absolute smorgasboard! I have gone back so many times to the Korean lessons. I'm learning vocabulary and the alphabet, and I'm so excited! Of course, I had to try a little Tagalog, Vietnamese, German...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Apr 14, 2013

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    Omniglot

    Just found a useful website. -- omniglot.com. I'm quite impressed. I googled colors in different languages, and voila, what an impressive database. Not sure if there were dozens, or hundreds of languages there. Not only were the ones I am most interested in listed, but they...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2013

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    6 And Counting

    I speak Marathi, Hindi, Spanish, Sanskrit and Japanese. In addition, I'm well versed with the UK, US and Indian variations of English. I have managed to pick up a bit of Gujarati and Bengali. I'd love to connect with other voracious language-learners on EP.
    heiwa heiwa 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2011

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    I wanna travel around the world and be able to speak different languages in different countries.
    ninjadentistinspace ninjadentistinspace 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    My son is teaching me sixth. Korean is mother language. My education was exclusively in Russian. I learned a bit of Kyrgyz from the native population. I moved to&have lived in...
    DoonJi DoonJi 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    I already got English ( does that count?) And Spanish(mi favorito) anybody know another I can learn ?
    2tall4heels 2tall4heels 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I'm learning to speak Russian.
    LordOfTheFail LordOfTheFail 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    I speak (Swiss)German, English, French, Spanish and a little Russian. But one day, I want to learn Portuguese, Finnish, Italian and Rumantsch :)
    MissDraconis MissDraconis 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I will start learning German again this autumn. I was going to a course 10 years ago and stopped when I have moved to a different country.
    LeahNl LeahNl 31-35, F Jul 5

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    I have just started to learn both Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese :) this should be fun!
    Bhavika18 Bhavika18 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Each language you learn is an open doorway to a whole new culture, be it through books or music. I am hoping to add several more to those I am already fluent in.
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 7 Responses Jul 14

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    But heart attacks on a psych med hit. Now me may never learn. Sigh.
    converted converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    someone can help me about russian ?
    brownjack353 brownjack353 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    Well I studied French when I was in 7th grade & I continued to do so until I completed my Olevels! It's been a while since I have talked to anyone in French..& well I would really...
    CoffeeCookie CoffeeCookie 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    As I can because when I travel I can understand. Or speak whatever
    Makaleetah Makaleetah 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I speak two. I would love to speak twenty
    alexiadahl alexiadahl 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    I already know Indonesian, English and Chinese Mandarin. My next language goal is Korean which seems harder since I am currently in Australia and there is not much of opportunity...
    chrevin90 chrevin90 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I would love to be able to speak Arabic. It's like English for the Middle East and Central Asia.
    Daveokay Daveokay 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I've been taught French since I was around 9, and I'm top of my class for it. As I moved school, at my current school you had to do French with either German or Spanish. I chose...
    TheFemaleSimpleton TheFemaleSimpleton 13-15, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I am thinking about learning a new language. I can't decide should I learn German or French? I am already bilingual. :)
    theanja1 theanja1 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    I am attending Spanish classes, but I wants to learn French German Portuguese & many more,
    saneelax saneelax 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I know Spanish, some portuguese, some phrases and words and simple sentences in french, Arabic, Hebrew, Greek, mandarin, Catalan, Hindi and Marathi. Other times I learn curses so...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Jul 15

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    Well, i know english (duh) and spanish and i go to french classes but i really dont like french, i have more interest in japanese since the pronunciation is almost the same to...
    Mynameistooweird Mynameistooweird 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    I have learned and taught myself to never get my hopes up because I get disappointed every time
    findasilverlining33 findasilverlining33 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    We want each other. I love you and you love me but we can't be together because of circumstances beyond us. What to do?
    mosesbonya mosesbonya 18-21, M Jun 29

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    All the time I want to but I just can't...not when my friend had to leave to Germany and I would never see her again, or even leaving middle school.
    darecassy darecassy 13-15, F Jul 2

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    i wish i have a girls that can play with my underwear bulge.
    DiaperSaggyFull DiaperSaggyFull 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I know some Spanish but lots of sign language. (I believe sign language counts)
    cotygal123 cotygal123 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Well don't go to lousiaianna that place is a **** hole and their jails sucks
    idkAndrew idkAndrew 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    syedirshad413 syedirshad413 26-30, M Jul 7

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    you know who you choose to be around you lets you know who you are. i thought this dude ive known for years was a true friend until he went behind my back and did some stuff that...
    colekellner colekellner 16-17, M a week ago

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    Not in school stuff but valued traits like leadership & loyalty. I love learning about how too connect with people and how to be an amazing gf or just to get guys easily. I love...
    jketdancer jketdancer 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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