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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby Cavesa » Fri Mar 22, 2019 1:34 am

Q: Which Latin American Spanish would be best to learn for travelling around Latin America?
A: It's Latin America, learn Latin.
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby lowsocks » Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:17 am

Q: Which Latin American Spanish would be the best to learn for traveling around Latin America?
A: As an aside, I never realized the Romans made it that far.
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby zenmonkey » Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:58 am

A: French. The answer is French.
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby Axon » Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:33 pm

Q: How do you avoid panicking when you meet a native speaker?
A: Keep calm. Open your jacket to make yourself seem as large as possible, and speak English loudly to drive them away.
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby lowsocks » Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:51 pm

Axon wrote:Q: How do you avoid panicking when you meet a native speaker?
A: Keep calm. Open your jacket to make yourself seem as large as possible, and speak English loudly to drive them away.
Would it help to lie down and pretend to be dead?
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby PfifltriggPi » Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:59 pm

Q: Paper Dictionaries. Why?
A: adverb, from OE hwy. For what cause, for what reason, on account of what?
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby Cavesa » Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:16 pm

rpg learns romance. (https://forum.language-learners.org/vie ... 439f6bda74 )

first person shooter learns flirting
adventure learns unconditional love
real time strategy learns deep emotional connection
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby PfifltriggPi » Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:59 pm

Q: Need advice on learning Portuguese.
A: Take Spanish, put in blender. Take French, add to blender. Blend until fully mixed. Chill overnight. Enjoy! (Best served cold)
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby Cavesa » Fri Apr 05, 2019 3:14 pm

PfifltriggPi wrote:Q: Need advice on learning Portuguese.
A: Take Spanish, put in blender. Take French, add to blender. Blend until fully mixed. Chill overnight. Enjoy! (Best served cold)

Didn't work, Catalan fell out of the blender.
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Re: The Answers to Discussion Topics

Postby Bilingual_monoglot » Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:15 pm

Q: Has anyone accidentally learned a foreign language?
A: Meant to learn Portuguese. Ended up learning Kristang (Malayan Portuguese creole) instead.
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