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Hello!  What languages are you fluent in?  What languages are you learning?  What languages have you always wanted to learn but scare you?  What are some of your interests around Dreamwidth? 

Also, feel free to add languages to the tags in the established format as necessary!

Date: 2011-12-09 11:26 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] foxfinial
and Thai (problems with listening to the vowels, as there are sounds that don't exist in English.)

Tones are my dump stat. SO DIFFICULT.

Date: 2011-12-09 11:29 pm (UTC)
twistedchick: General Leia in The Force Awakens (Default)
From: [personal profile] twistedchick
I'm a musician; I felt very disappointed that I couldn't use that kind of skill to learn a tonal language. But at that point it didn't work.

Date: 2011-12-12 05:40 am (UTC)
pne: A duck teathered to a spike in the ground. A sign "beware of duck" is behind it. (beware of duck)
From: [personal profile] pne
I know, right?!

I learned a bit of Chinese from books but never got the tones - making that knowledge fairly useless for actually speaking or listening!

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