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Old August 18th, 2009, 8:56 am
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Hm, I'd go for more exotic languages such as Hawaiian and Zulu (a Bantu language spoken by a lot of people in SOuth Africa) as I travel to KwaZulu Natal in South Africa for ultramarathons. I already speak English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Icelandic.


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Old August 18th, 2009, 6:31 pm
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German, without a doubt.


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Old August 18th, 2009, 6:48 pm
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It'd be nice to learn how to speak French, German, and Russian.

I'm fluent in English and Spanish.


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Old August 18th, 2009, 6:56 pm
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

For me it's definitely Japanese, French and Spanish.

Learning Japanese would give me the ability to indulge in even more games (since I like JRPGs).. and French & Spanish.. well, I'd like to learn them because they sound sexy


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Old August 18th, 2009, 11:59 pm
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

I speak English, German, and of course, Croatian. I understand Spanish too. But my dream is to learn Japanese and Finnish. I am actually trying to learn a bit of Finnish myself, but it's complicated. Not similar to any language I know.


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Old August 19th, 2009, 12:25 am
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Top on my list are Afrikaans and Swahili. I'd like to visit Africa one day and it would be neat to know some of the language.

I started to learn some Japanese, Italian and so on, but it's not enough to have a real conversation. Still enough to impress the Japanese with the words I already know though. XD


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Old August 22nd, 2009, 2:53 pm
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I would love to learn Icelandic or anything else that resembles it.No special reason it just sounds great.


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Old August 28th, 2009, 9:54 am
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@kieu: I love Icelandic! I have learnt it for two years now and yesterday I came back from Iceland, the people open up in no time if you speak their language! Let me know if I can be of any help!


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Old August 28th, 2009, 11:44 am
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I'm planning on learning Slovakian. It's my boyfriend's second native language, and it sounds so beautiful Plus, if I ever end up marrying him, I want my children to learn it too, and I want to be able to understand them
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It does sound really good... One of my best friends is from Slovakia and i'm always trying to get her to teach me sth but i think she gave up on me. :P

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Top on my list are Afrikaans
Again, one of my best friends is from South Africa. You can understand some of it if you compare to English tho! Well, a lil bit.

I can speak French & English, and understand a bit of Spanish.. I'd love to know Russian!


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Old August 28th, 2009, 2:33 pm
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

I can speak French and English fluently (the first one is my mother language and I started the second one at 3, so it's almost a second language), German and a bit of Spanish. I also know a little of Arabic because it's my husband's first language.
I learnt a few words of Greek a few years ago, my Greek friend and her family made a lot of fun of me. But I've unfortunatly forgotten how to read it.
Now I'd like to learn Mandarin, Swedish and Russian.


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Old August 29th, 2009, 2:31 pm
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Well, I can speak Norwegian, English (hopefully ) and a little French. I would love learn more French, Spanish, Italian and Mandarin. The last one just for the fun of saying "Yeah, I can talk Chinese."


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Old September 2nd, 2009, 1:15 pm
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Perhaps Russian, it'd be useful for me. I would love to learn Hindi <3. Or something completely useless like Latin or Gaelic, I have a thing for learning languages that won't serve a purpose of communication. I also know some Klingon, yes I need a hobbie.

I know European Portuguese, naturally, some English and Japanese. I understand Spanish as it's quite like Portuguese, but can't speak/write it. Same goes for French and Italian, but those I understand better it if it's written, not spoken. I had 3 years of schooling in German, but I know absolutely nothing except for syntax and I know how to spell eintausendneunhundertneunundneunzig. Yep I'm pretty proud of that


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Old September 4th, 2009, 1:30 am
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French

I do know parts of it, but I'd like to speak it fluently. It's so beautiful. Like me.


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Old September 4th, 2009, 2:39 am
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German, definitely.

I only started German last year, and I wish that I started it earlier. I would definitely say it isn't a 'pretty' language, but I find it fascinating and fun to learn Its the only language I've tried so far that I can remember very well and that I have fun learning.


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Old September 4th, 2009, 3:38 am
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German and JApanese. ^^


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Old September 4th, 2009, 3:51 am
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Um...PARSELTONGUE!!! Hands down!


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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Cantonese


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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

Italian, then I'd be able to go to that part of the world and pick up some nice Italian dude, I have this weird interest in them, as people as a society and yeah their art and religion is beautiful!


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Old September 4th, 2009, 8:53 am
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

@Insomniatic: I work with Italians (Italian company) and yeah, some of them are cute, but I have not spotted one that REALLY caught my attention! But I speak the language pretty well now!


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Old September 4th, 2009, 9:35 am
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Re: If you could learn another language, which would it be?

I already know Greek (Ελληνικά!), English (English!), French (Francais!) and I want to learn Italian!


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