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Old 06-14-2012, 03:24 PM
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HŠ! Whether or not you are bilingual, this is the group for anyone who wants to add to their foreign vocabulary or learn a new language. Let us know a bit about you....

1. Where are your ancestors or your family from?
2. What is your favourite language to listen to?
3. What is your favourite language to speak?
4. What is your first language?
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them?
6. What language do you hope to learn someday?
7. What is your favourite language group or type?



ME:
1. Scandinavia (specifically Denmark, Finland, and Sweden) and some from the UK
2. Finnish
3. Icelandic
4. British English
5. I speak almost fluent Icelandic (still working on my grammar and building vocabulary) and fluent English
6. Swedish (which is REALLY easy once you know Icelandic )
7. Germanic/Norse
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Old 06-14-2012, 03:28 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? England, Poland, and Russia.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? French. xD
3. What is your favourite language to speak? Russian. It's the only one I know other than English. :P
4. What is your first language? Russian, though I'm not really fluent in it anymore.
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? Fluent English and Russian. My Russian isn't that good, though. It's getting kinda broken, so I've been trying to speak it more...
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Latin or a Scandinavian language.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? I don't really have one. :P
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Old 06-14-2012, 03:35 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? Germany and Texas.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? Irish
3. What is your favourite language to speak? English
4. What is your first language? English
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? English and Russian. English I am pretty dang good at, thank you very much, and Russian I am mediocre at and my memory is fading.
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Irish, German, and Hindi.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? No idea.
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Old 06-14-2012, 03:49 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? India.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? Tamil
3. What is your favourite language to speak? English
4. What is your first language? Engilsh
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? English and Tamil. I've never been able to fluently read Tamil, even though I learned when I was young, so people call me "dyslexic."
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? I don't know... maybe Latin?
7. What is your favourite language group or type? Indian... I guess... Not sure, though.
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Old 06-14-2012, 04:12 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? Mainland China.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? German.
3. What is your favourite language to speak? English English. (yes I know that there are two)
4. What is your first language? Chinese.
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? English (very well), Mandarin (well), German (limited), French (limited).
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Ancient Greek/Russian.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? Hanzi
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Old 06-14-2012, 04:19 PM
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HŠ! Whether or not you are bilingual, this is the group for anyone who wants to add to their foreign vocabulary or learn a new language. Let us know a bit about you....

1. Where are your ancestors or your family from?
2. What is your favourite language to listen to?
3. What is your favourite language to speak?
4. What is your first language?
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them?
6. What language do you hope to learn someday?
7. What is your favourite language group or type?
1. England, Holland
2. French...I only understand a bit, but it sounds so beautiful
3. French
4. English
5. English, and the basics of French
6. Dutch so I can speak to my distant relatives
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Old 06-14-2012, 04:29 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? Ireland, Germany, Czechoslovakia.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? Swedish. 8D
3. What is your favourite language to speak? Swedish/Greek. 8D
4. What is your first language? English
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? Oh, let's see...English, definitely, very well...a little bit of Greek and Latin, (mostly when I read them)...a tiny bit of Swedish and Spanish and German... e_e
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Fully Swedish and Greek.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? I don't even know. Like...European/Asian, I guess...
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Old 06-14-2012, 04:54 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? Ireland, Germany, Czechoslovakia.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? Swedish. 8D
3. What is your favourite language to speak? Swedish/Greek. 8D
4. What is your first language? English
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? Oh, let's see...English, definitely, very well...a little bit of Greek and Latin, (mostly when I read them)...a tiny bit of Swedish and Spanish and German... e_e
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Fully Swedish and Greek.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? I don't even know. Like...European/Asian, I guess...
*claps* Swedish!!!! 8DDD

By the way, I love you signature :^) I was just listening to Green Day
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Old 06-14-2012, 04:58 PM
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I made a video featuring Icelandic greetings If you don't care about my Icelandic greetings...you can just hear the sound of my voice xD

Do I have a purdy voice? *le derp* xD Lol

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Old 06-14-2012, 05:05 PM
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1. Where are your ancestors or your family from? I believe I am French Canadian, Scandinavian and British.
2. What is your favourite language to listen to? French. It flows so well.
3. What is your favourite language to speak? English. I can't roll my 'r's for Spanish and I misspronounce everything in French. I like speaking Pig Latin
4. What is your first language? English
5. What languages do you know and how well do you know them? English, derp, Pig Latin (I wrote a short story for fun once in igpay atinlay), Spanish (Enough that I won't get lost in Latin America) and a few phrases in French here or there.
6. What language do you hope to learn someday? Japanese, so I can get Nintendo games before they come out in America.
7. What is your favourite language group or type? Romance languages. The words sound cool.
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