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Re: "Usefull languages"

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Friday, February 15, 2002, 11:57
En réponse à Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>:

> > Used to read Newsweek every week(!) for a couple of years - never found > the > language difficult. Back when I still had English at school, we were > reg'larly given articles from similar papers as exercises. >
We too, and even in Grande Ecole (which is equivalent to university level) we had difficulties understanding them.
> > > > Well, one similarity there - I've certainly learnt more English > vocabulary > and idioms in my spare time than in school. The last couple of years > before > entering Uni, I read more in English than in Swedish (nowadays, I don't > have > the time to read much). >
Here too, all my literature is in English, except the few books and comics I brought from France. Christophe. Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.