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what foreign languages do you speak?

Herbe

the fool
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just curious! i'm one of the run of the mill americans that's only fluent in english, although I plan on majoring in french and studying abroad to gain fluency! I've studied it for 3 years. my minor will be in linguistics, and i hope to study many more languages in college and beyond (like mandarin, japanese, maybe arabic)

what languages have you studied/are fluent in? i know there's a lot of different languages that tcod ppl can speak :>
 

rari_teh

the village weirdo
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I'm fluent in Portuguese because, well, it's my native language. I can also speak Spanish (though "fluent" would be too strong of a word) and I know enough German to be able to communicate myself in the language

I'd love to learn Mandarin one day, but I doubt I'll ever go past 'nihao'
 

IndigoEmmy

Happy Togekiss
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I'm a fluent english speaker, english is my native language. I'm also studying french so i can understand/speak like 40% of the french language. I know enough to get a point across. I grew up listening to lullabies in portuguese because i couldn't fall asleep without music as a little kid, so my mom bought me a CD with portuguese lullabies and after reading all the translations to the songs i started to understand one or two things, so i can understand a tiny bit of portuguese. I also took spanish but i don't really remember.

Mostly though, french is the important thing, because when i grow up i plan to move to canada because canada is awesome.
 

M&F

breeeeeeeeee
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I'm fluent in Portuguese because, well, it's my native language. I can also speak Spanish (though "fluent" would be too strong of a word) and I know enough German to be able to communicate myself in the language

I'd love to learn Mandarin one day, but I doubt I'll ever go past 'nihao'
motherfucker how do we also basically have the same set of languages-

so yeah, portuguese is also my mother tongue; you can normally see my flawless, flouelez english at a given time; I've learned spanish, not to the point of fluency, but at the very least to the point that I could bob and weave for two non-spanish-speaking imbeciles in Buenos Aires; and I've started learning german a few years back, altho I still have a lot to learn there

I've been thinking about doing Japanese next, too, but ah, one language at a time,
 

mewtini

... i think,
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english natively and spanish insofar as high school/college courses + visiting a couple of hispanophone countries (due to the nature of The Educational System, i can write/understand spanish at an intermediate level, but i have to think really hard when i try to actually speak it)

took some french in middle school and retained some vocab and not much else. i can count really high in mandarin but i don't really know much else, which is sad, seeing as how it's semi-integral to my cultural identity,
 

Mawile

irl cryptid
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I know English natively and a minor amount of ASL from high school classes! I don't know enough ASL to be able to hold a conversation, but doing some signs along with songs is good hand feels

I also wouldn't mind learning Japanese eventually so I can finally play touhou/other Japanese games without needing to run a translation patch
 

Keldeo

Resolute
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In addition to English, I know basic Japanese and really basic Mandarin.

I'd definitely like to learn more - I think my answer is basically the same as the last time a thread like this came up. ^^"
 

Seshas

YES.
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I speak English natively and can speak some broken Latin (I don't have very many people to talk to :P). I can read Latin a lot better, but still not to the point of fluency. I've studied Ancient Greek, but only ever reading it, and not speaking it, so I'm probably really bad.
I studied some basic Mandarin in 8th grade and I know how to say "How are you" and "You SoB" in Japanese, so :P
 

IndigoEmmy

Happy Togekiss
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I forgot to mention i've been studying japanese on and off. I know how to say a few colors, how to say cat, and how to say bird.
 
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