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Einarr
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 Message 3169 of 3740
03 December 2013 at 6:35pm | IP Logged 
When you realize that the best way to keep your mind off at a bay for the ongoing
problems in your life, is to engage yourself into studying your target languages even
more intensively.
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Cavesa
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 Message 3170 of 3740
04 December 2013 at 12:19am | IP Logged 
When reading in other languages is so natural to you that you are getting bored with all the questions like "Why don't you buy a translation?" "Do you really understand it?" "Where can you buy a book in another language?".

Really. I am excited to talk about anything I love to read and about languages. I gladly give tips to anyone interested (such as pointing them to the bookdepository.co.uk). But sometimes, I am really in a hurry, worried by tons of other things and I wish my book would draw as little attention as books in Czech.
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Jombo1
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 Message 3171 of 3740
04 December 2013 at 1:11am | IP Logged 
When you try to preserve all the newspaper wrap from the mail you get for reading
practice.

I tired taping this up, didn't work so well but I think it's still eligible, haha. It
looks much worse on the photo than it actually does. Will try reading it later.


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pfftclairbear21
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 Message 3172 of 3740
04 December 2013 at 9:44pm | IP Logged 
datsunking1 wrote:
When you're singing in your car to foreign rap, pull up to stoplight, not paying attention to
anyone else. Not caring that it's a "foreign" language to other americans. lol

-Scream random exclamations in another tongue because you feel like it.

-When you're taking notes or writing something and switch in and out of different languages.

-When you're a member of this forum :D


Foreign rap! YES!!!
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pfftclairbear21
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 Message 3173 of 3740
04 December 2013 at 9:47pm | IP Logged 
Jombo1 wrote:
When you try to preserve all the newspaper wrap from the mail you get for reading
practice.

I tired taping this up, didn't work so well but I think it's still eligible, haha. It
looks much worse on the photo than it actually does. Will try reading it later.



Great idea! I should do this! I am going to have to figure out where to access Chinese newspaper!
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Einarr
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 Message 3174 of 3740
05 December 2013 at 3:58pm | IP Logged 
When the print on the front of the first Christmas card you receive this year is in
wishes in 9 languages, and not only that but the personalized wish from the
friend that sent it is written in an excellent collaboration of Russian, German, English,
Bulgarian and French!

Edited by Einarr on 05 December 2013 at 4:00pm

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Teango
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 Message 3175 of 3740
12 December 2013 at 3:41pm | IP Logged 
When you wake up in the middle of the night with recollections of studying Mandarin in a futuristic secret polyglot training facility. Now if I can only get back to sleep and finish my dream training...

Edited by Teango on 12 December 2013 at 3:42pm

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Serpent
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Studies: Danish, Romanian, Polish, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Croatian, Slovenian, Catalan, Czech, Galician, Dutch, Swedish

 
 Message 3176 of 3740
18 December 2013 at 5:19pm | IP Logged 
When you see the news titled "a polyglot businessman in Bryansk earned 11 million roubles by growing weed at home" and all you want to know is what languages he speaks. (the article says he speaks 4 European langs but mentions only German bc apparently the manuals he used were in German)


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