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Is this a good idea?
Learning languages - does it make you a better person?
is really easy. Do it.
Learning a second language is a) useful, and b) makes you think more dynamically since you make use of a different area of your brain
can already speak French, and when I went to Germany it looked like a logical language that might be easier than others. Is it?
It's my eventual aim to speak 34 languages.
than learning French, I feel.
The structure is very similar to English.
I'd be very envious of someone from the UK who could handle English, German, and French.
let the fuckers learn english
German is pretty easy to learn compared to a lot of other languages (in my opinion anyway) but I had the advantage that my brother and Dad could already speak German when I started learning.
I don't know if it makes you a better person but it looks good on a CV.
thats not too hard either.
They do talk a bit fast but I mainly need it for emails, anytime the job sends me to Spain there's always someone who speaks English for me to work with.
would love to join the language geek massive
of my friends speak Cantonese - it sounds and looks difficult - but I've picked up some*
can speak french and german. I did them at a-level and then onto uni. Fuck knows why, I dropped out after a year.
German is the easiest because of the cases and rules. French is full of irregular verbs and verb-endings making it more difficult.
I like speaking in another language, always have done, and can apply accents and colloqialisms in some cases.
Also, german women are best ;)
NO WAY !
he meant 'beasts'.
die Tür ?
German isn't easy.
It's logical but very hard at a certain level.
And I always had the genre of the names mixed...
and the easiest language I have learnt!
is easy to learn. I took it for GCSE six years ago and can still say wonderful things like "My hamster is dead!". I have a german housemate and she gets pissed with me for messing up my tenses...or something.
But learning languages is good, it makes you feel powerful.
for my basic German knowledge when someone asked me for help whilst I was in Amsterdam. It made me a little proud. I should take it up again.
When we monoglots finally establish our cultural and economic hegemony, you people are going to be the first against the wall, mark my (English) words.
and "thank you" remains the only useful thing I can say.
SO I SAY IT CONSTANTLY.
In 10 years they'll have some babelfish type Hitchhikers Guide device you speak into and then it translates it into any laguage you want anyway. I'll wait till then.
Standard grade french in action.
Im taking it for higher too. C'est genial.