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ellasevia
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 Message 1321 of 3735
14 December 2010 at 11:40pm | IP Logged 
When you've been telling your friends how excited you are for 2011 for over a month, and when they ask why you say because of your new study strategy that will be implemented. They just shake their heads in confusion and walk away.

Wait, but I thought everybody gets excited about studying...don't they?
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Iolanthe
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 Message 1322 of 3735
15 December 2010 at 10:49am | IP Logged 
When there's Russian clown being interviewed on TV but you're just watching it because you're mesmerised by the Russian-Dutch translator. (She's amazing!)
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Teango
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 Message 1323 of 3735
15 December 2010 at 1:35pm | IP Logged 
When your mobile broadband arrives in the post, and you spend more time looking at the flyer for discount international calls included in the box (you might may have seen the posters or ads around, e.g. wow, strewth, świetnie, अच्छा है, etc.) than reading the instruction manual.
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languagenerd09
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 Message 1324 of 3735
16 December 2010 at 3:12am | IP Logged 
When you have two iPods - one for English and one for foreign music only.

Edited by languagenerd09 on 16 December 2010 at 3:14am

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Pau20
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 Message 1325 of 3735
16 December 2010 at 4:45am | IP Logged 
When you really wanted Russia to win the 2018 World Cup bid but deep inside it kind of frustrates you because it interferes with your language learning long-term plans! (I was supposed to start Russian by 2018, now I shall start earlier... sorry Dutch :/ )
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Teango
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 Message 1326 of 3735
16 December 2010 at 12:47pm | IP Logged 
When the first thing you do whilst checking out the new iPad at a local store is to make sure you can log on to this forum (oh blast...I forgot to check if the "Reviewing the Kanji" site and language blogs work ok too! *next time*).
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troglodyte
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 Message 1327 of 3735
16 December 2010 at 2:11pm | IP Logged 
Pau20 wrote:
When you really wanted Russia to win the 2018 World Cup bid but deep
inside it kind of frustrates you because it interferes with your language learning long-
term plans! (I was supposed to start Russian by 2018, now I shall start earlier... sorry
Dutch :/ )


When you add Russian to your list because Russia won the 2018 World Cup bid. Or would
that make me a football nerd?
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languagenerd09
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 Message 1328 of 3735
16 December 2010 at 3:14pm | IP Logged 
When everytime you go to a bookstore, you head straight for the language section and could spend a good hour there at least ...


3 times a week ..


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